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Tarascosaurus Le Loeuff and Buffetaut 1991 (ceratosaur)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Abelisauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 65137

Full reference: J. Le Loeuff and E. Buffetaut. 1991. Tarascosaurus salluvicus nov. gen., nov. sp., dinosaure théropode du Crétacé supérieur du sud de la France [Tarascosaurus salluvicus nov. gen., nov. sp., a theropod dinosaur from the Upper Cretaceous of southern France]. Géobios 25(5):585-594

Parent taxon: Abelisauridae according to T. Tortosa et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Brachyrostra, Carnotaurinae, Coeluroides, Dryptosauroides, Indosuchus, Kryptops, Lametasaurus, Majungasaurinae, Megalosaurus chubutensis, Ornithomimoides, Rugops, Xenotarsosaurus

Subtaxa: Tarascosaurus salluvicus

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Type: Tarascosaurus salluvicus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore