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Cryolophosaurus ellioti Hammer and Hickerson 1994 (tetanuran)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 64372

Full reference: W. R. Hammer and W. J. Hickerson. 1994. A crested theropod dinosaur from Antarctica. Science 264:828-830

Belongs to Cryolophosaurus according to M. T. Carrano et al. 2012

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: FMNH PR 1821, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Mt. Kirkpatrick, Beardmore Glacier, which is in a Sinemurian/Pliensbachian fluvial siltstone in the Hanson Formation of Antarctica.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore