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Gigantoraptor Xu et al. 2007 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Caenagnathidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 103707

Full reference: X. Xu, Q. Tan, J. Wang, X. Zhao, and L. Tan. 2007. A gigantic bird-like dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous of China. Nature 447:844-847

Parent taxon: Caenagnathidae according to G. F. Funston and P. J. Currie 2016

Sister taxa: Anomalipes, Anzu, Apatoraptor, Beibeilong, Caenagnathasia, Caenagnathinae, Caenagnathus, Chirostenotes, Elmisaurinae, Elmisaurus, Epichirostenotes, Hagryphus, Leptorhynchos, Macrophalangia, Microvenator, Ojoraptorsaurus

Subtaxa: Gigantoraptor erlianensis

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Type: Gigantoraptor erlianensis

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore