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Heyuannia huangi Lü 2003 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Oviraptoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 68048

Full reference: J. Lü. 2003. A new oviraptorosaurid (Theropoda: Oviraptorosauria) from the Late Cretaceous of southern China. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 22(4):871-875

Belongs to Heyuannia according to X. Xu and F.-L. Han 2010

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: HYMV1-1, a set of postcrania. Its type locality is Huangsha Quarry, which is in a Maastrichtian terrestrial horizon in the Dalangshan Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 255.0, humerus length 138.0, scapula length 175.0, skull length 150.0, tibia length 320.0

Estimated body mass: 42.4 kg based on femur length