PaleoDB taxon number: 137498
Full reference: F. Zhang, Z. Zhou, X. Xu, X. Wang, and C. Sullivan. 2008. A bizarre Jurassic maniraptoran from China with elongate ribbon-like feathers. Nature 455:1105-1108
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: IVPP V15471, a skeleton (nearly complete skeleton with feathers). Its type locality is Daohugou, which is in a Callovian lacustrine - large shale/tuff in the Tiaojishan Formation of China.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore