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†family Noasauridae Bonaparte and Powell 1980 (ceratosaur)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 54535

Synonym: Velocisauridae Bonaparte 1991 (taxon 64903)

Full reference: J. F. Bonaparte and J. E. Powell. 1980. A continental assemblage of tetrapods from the Upper Cretaceous beds of El Brete, northwestern Argentina (Sauropoda-Coelurosauria-Carnosauria-Aves). Mémoires de la Société Géologique de France, Nouvelle Série 139:19-28

Parent taxon: Abelisauroidea according to F. A. Gianechini et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Abelisauria, Abelisauridae, Eoabelisaurus

Subtaxa: Austrocheirus, Compsosuchus, Jubbulpuria, Laevisuchus, Ligabueino, Masiakasaurus, Noasaurus, Ornithomimoides barasimlensis, Velocisaurus

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore