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Beishanlong grandis Makovicky et al. 2009 (ornithomimosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

PaleoDB taxon number: 146118

Full reference: P. J. Makovicky, D. Li, K.-Q. Gao, M. Lewin, G. M. Erickson and M. A. Norell. 2009. A giant ornithomimosaur from the Early Cretaceous of China. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

Belongs to Beishanlong according to P. J. Makovicky et al. 2009

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: FRDC-GS GJ (06) 01-18, a set of postcrania. Its type locality is White Ghost Castle, Yujingzi Basin (PROXY), which is in an Aptian/Albian terrestrial mudstone in China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore-omnivore

Average measurements (in mm): coracoid length 244.0, femur length 660.0, fibual length 622.0, humerus length 465.0, radius length 338.0, scapula length 622.0, tibia length 660.0, ulna length 382.0

Estimated body mass: 607.5 kg based on femur length