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Metriacanthosaurus Walker 1964 (allosauroid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Metriacanthosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38584

Full reference: A. D. Walker. 1964. Triassic reptiles from the Elgin area: Ornithosuchus and the origin of carnosaurs. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series B, Biological Sciences 248:53-134

Parent taxon: Metriacanthosaurinae according to M. T. Carrano et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Siamotyrannus, Sinraptor

Subtaxa: Metriacanthosaurus parkeri

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore