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†infraorder Oviraptorosauria Barsbold 1976 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

PaleoDB taxon number: 54546

Full reference: R. Barsbold. 1976. K evolyutsii i sistematike pozdnemezozoyskikh khishchnykh dinozavrov [The evolution and systematics of late Mesozoic carnivorous dinosaurs]. In N. N. Kramarenko, B. Luvsandansan, Y. I. Voronin, R. Barsbold, A. K. Rozhdestvensky, B. A. Trofimov & V. Y. Reshetov (eds.), Paleontology and Biostratigraphy of Mongolia. The Joint Soviet-Mongolian Paleontological Expedition, Transactions 3:68-75

Parent taxon: Maniraptora according to P. Senter et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Alvarezsauridae, Alvarezsauroidea, Avialae, Montanoolithidae, Palaeopteryx, Paraves, Yixianosaurus

Subtaxa: Avimimidae, Avimimus, Caenagnathoidea, Caudipterygidae, Incisivosaurus, Ingeniidae, Ningyuansaurus, Oviraptoroidea, Protarchaeopteryx

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore