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Saurornitholestes Sues 1978 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38567

Full reference: H.-D. Sues. 1978. A new small theropod dinosaur from the Judith River Formation (Campanian) of Alberta Canada. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 62:381-400

Parent taxon: Velociraptorinae according to S. E. Jasinski 2015

Sister taxon: Acheroraptor

Subtaxa: Saurornitholestes langstoni, Saurornitholestes robustus, Saurornitholestes sullivani

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore