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Mahakala omnogovae Turner et al. 2007 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 133919

Full reference: A. H. Turner, D. Pol, J. A. Clarke, G. M. Erickson, and M. A. Norell. 2007. A basal dromaeosaurid and size evolution preceding avian flight. Science 317:1378-1381

Belongs to Mahakala according to A. Cau et al. 2017

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IGM 100/1033, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Tögrögiin Shiree [AMNH], which is in a Campanian eolian sandstone in the Djadokhta Formation of Mongolia.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 79.0, humerus length 37.5, radius length 36.0, tibia length 110.0

Estimated body mass: 1.60 kg based on femur length