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Afrovenator Sereno et al. 1994 (tetanuran)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Megalosaurinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 56398

Full reference: P. C. Sereno, J. A. Wilson, H. C. E. Larsson, D. B. Dutheil, and H.-D. Sues. 1994. Early Cretaceous dinosaurs from the Sahara. Science 266(5183):267-271

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

Sister taxa: Eustreptospondylus, Poekilopleuron, Torvosaurus

Subtaxa: Afrovenator abakensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore