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Baryonyx Charig and Milner 1986 (tetanuran)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Spinosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 58891

Full reference: A. J. Charig and A. C. Milner. 1986. Baryonyx, a remarkable new theropod dinosaur. Nature 324(6095):359-361

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

Sister taxa: Baryonychinae, Irritator, Ostafrikasaurus, Siamosaurus, Sinopliosaurus fusuiensis, Spinosaurinae, Spinosaurus, Suchomimus

Subtaxa: Baryonyx walkeri

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore