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Tarbosaurus Maleev 1955 (tyrannosaurid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Tyrannosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 53224

Synonyms: Jenghizkhan Olshevsky 1995 (no. 67647), Maleevosaurus Carpenter 1992 (no. 66905), Shanshanosaurus Dong 1977 (no. 38536)

Full reference: E. A. Maleev. 1955. [New carnivorous dinosaurs from the Upper Cretaceous of Mongolia]. Doklady Akademii Nauk USSR 104(5):779-783

Parent taxon: Tyrannosauridae according to J. Lu et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Albertosaurinae, Albertosaurus, Gorgosaurus, Ornithomimus grandis, Tyrannosaurinae, Tyrannosauripus, Yezosaurus

Subtaxa: Tarbosaurus bataar

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore