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Procompsognathus Fraas 1913 (before elegant jaw)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 38517

Full reference: E. Fraas. 1913. Die neuesten Dinosaurierfunde in der schwäbischen Trias [The newest dinosaur finds in the Swabian Trias]. Naturwissenschaften 1(45):1097-1100

Parent taxon: Coelophysoidea according to M. T. Carrano et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Dilophosaurus, Dolichosuchus cristatus, Dracoraptor, Gojirasaurus, Longosaurus, Lophostropheus, Podokesauridae, Sarcosaurus, Sarcosaurus andrewsi, Segisaurus, Syntarsus

Subtaxa: Procompsognathus triassicus

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore