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Kelmayisaurus petrolicus Dong 1973 (allosauroid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Carcharodontosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 65212

Alternative combination: Kelmyosaurus petrolicus

Full reference: Z. Dong. 1973. [Dinosaurs from Wuerho]. Reports of Paleontological Expedition to Sinkiang (II): Pterosaurian Fauna from Wuerho, Sinkiang. Memoirs of the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, Academia Sinica 11:45-52

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

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IVPP V.4022, a partial skull (left maxilla and dentary). Its type locality is Wuerho, IVPP site 64043, which is in an Aptian/Albian terrestrial mudstone/sandstone in the Lianmugin Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore