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Erliansaurus bellamanus Xu et al. 2002 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Therizinosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 68374

Full reference: X. Xu, Z.-H. Zhang, P. C. Sereno, X.-J. Zhao, X.-W. Kuang, J. Han, and L. Tan. 2002. A new therizinosauroid (Dinosauria, Theropoda) from the Upper Cretaceous Iren Dabasu Formation of Nei Mongol. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 40(3):228-240

Belongs to Erliansaurus according to H. Pu et al. 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: LH V 0002, a partial skeleton (right femur). Its type locality is Sanhangobi, Nei Monggol, which is in a Campanian/Campanian fluvial sandstone in the Iren Dabasu Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 412.0, fibula length 350.0, humerus length 276.0, radius length 220.0, scapula length 227.0, tibia length 373.0, ulna length 237.0

Estimated body mass: 162.5 kg based on femur length