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†suborder Ceratosauria Marsh 1884 (ceratosaur)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 54164

Alternative spelling: Cerastosauria

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1884. The classification and affinities of dinosaurian reptiles. Nature 31:68-69

Parent taxon: Averostra according to C. Hendrickx and O. Mateus 2014

Sister taxon: Tetanurae

Subtaxa: Abelisauroidea, Berberosaurus, Betasuchus, Ceratosauridae, Ceratosauroidea, Ceratosaurus, Ceratosaurus roechlingi, Deltadromeus, Dolichosuchus, Elaphrosaurus, Genyodectes, Labrosaurus stechowi, Limusaurus, Megalosaurus meriani, Neoceratosauria, Orthogoniosaurus, Pterospondylus, Spinostropheus, Velocipes

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore