PaleoDB taxon number: 112902
Alternative combination: Suzhousaurus megatherioide
Full reference: D. Li, C. Peng, H. You, M. C. Lamanna, J. D. Harris, K. J. Lacovara, and J. Zhang. 2007. A large therizinosauroid (Dinosauria: Theropoda) from the Early Cretaceous of northwestern China. Acta Geologica Sinica 81(4):539-549
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: FORDC-GSJB-99, a set of postcrania. Its type locality is Suzhousaurus type, Jiuquan, Yujingzi Basin, which is in a Barremian/Aptian lacustrine - small shale in China.
Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore
Average measurements (in mm): femur length 840.0, humerus length 550.0, scapula length 705.0
Estimated body mass: 1.19 tons based on femur length