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Chuandongocoelurus primitivus He 1984 (tetanuran)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 65681

Full reference: X. He. 1984. The Vertebrate Fossils of Sichuan. Sichuan Scientific and Technological Publishing House, Chengdu 1-168

Belongs to Chuandongocoelurus according to M. T. Carrano et al. 2012

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: CCG 20010, a partial skeleton (femur). Its type locality is Dashanpu Dinosaur Quarry [Xiashaximiao Fm.], which is in a Bajocian/Callovian lacustrine sandstone/mudstone in the Xiashaximiao Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 201.0, tibia length 231.0

Estimated body mass: 21.8 kg based on femur length