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†family Ornithomimidae Marsh 1890 (ornithomimid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

PaleoDB taxon number: 38539

Alternative spelling: Ornithomomidae

Synonym: Deinocheiridae Kielan-Jaworowska 1969 (taxon 38550)

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1890. Description of new dinosaurian reptiles. The American Journal of Science, series 3 39:81-86

Parent taxon: Ornithomimosauria according to P. J. Makovicky et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Arkansaurus, Beishanlong, Coelosaurus, Deinocheirus, Garudimimidae, Garudimimus, Harpymimidae, Harpymimus, Hexing, Kinnareemimus, Ornithomimoidea, Pelecanimimus, Shenzhousaurus, Struthiomimus, Thecocoelurus, Thecocoelurus daviesi, Valdoraptor, Valdoraptor oweni

Subtaxa: Aepyornithomimus, Anserimimus, Archaeornithomimus, Deinocheirinae, Gallimimus, Garudimiminae, Ornithomimidorum, Ornithomiminae, Ornithomimus, Qiupalong, Sinornithomimus, Therezinosaurus, Tototlmimus

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore-omnivore