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Shaochilong maortuensis Hu 1964 (allosauroid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Carcharodontosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 161117

Alternative combination: Chilantaisaurus maortuensis

Full reference: S.-Y. Hu. 1964. [Carnosaurian remains from Alashan, Inner Mongolia]. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 8(1):42-63

Belongs to Shaochilong according to M. T. Carrano et al. 2012

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IVPP V.2885, a skull. Its type locality is Maortu, which is in a Turonian terrestrial horizon in the Ulansuhai Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore