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Mononykus Perle et al. 1993 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

PaleoDB taxon number: 53210

Synonym: Mononychus Perle et al. 1993 [replaced name] (taxon 67286)

Full reference: A. Perle, M. A. Norell, L. M. Chiappe and J. M. Clark. 1993. Correction: Flightless bird from the Cretaceous of Mongolia. Nature 363:188

Parent taxon: Mononykini according to F. L. Agnolin et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Albertonykus, Shuuvuia

Subtaxa: Mononykus olecranus

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Type: Mononychus olecranus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore