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Guanlong wucaii Xu et al. 2006 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Proceratosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 71191

Full reference: X. Xu, J. M. Clark, C. A. Forster, M. A. Norell, G. M. Erickson, D. A. Eberth, C. Jai and Q. Zhao. 2006. A basal tyrannosauroid dinosaur from the Late Jurassic of China. Nature 439:715-718

Belongs to Guanlong according to T. D. Carr et al. 2017

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IVPP V14531. Its type locality is TBB2002, Wucaiwan, which is in an Oxfordian mire/swamp mudstone in the Shishugou Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 416.0, humerus length 263.0, radius length 178.0, skull length 363.0, tibia length 424.0, ulna length 178.0

Estimated body mass: 166.9 kg based on femur length