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†family Coelophysidae Paul 1988 (coelophysoid)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 55478

Full reference: G. S. Paul. 1988. Predatory Dinosaurs of the World. Simon & Schuster, New York 1-464

Parent taxon: Coelophysoidea according to D. M. Martill et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Camposaurus, Coelophysis, Dilophosaurus, Dracoraptor, Gojirasaurus, Lepidus, Liliensternus, Longosaurus, Lophostropheus, Podokesauridae, Procompsognathus, Sarcosaurus, Sarcosaurus andrewsi, Segisaurus, Syntarsus, Zupaysaurus

Subtaxa: Coelophysinae, Halticosaurinae, Lucianovenator, Panguraptor, Powellvenator, Procompsognathinae

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore