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Archaeornithoides Elzanowski and Wellnhofer 1992 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Troodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 65529

Full reference: A. Elzanowski and P. Wellnhofer. 1992. A new link between theropods and birds from the Cretaceous of Mongolia. Nature 359:821-823

Parent taxon: Troodontidae according to G. S. Bever and M. A. Norell 2009

Sister taxa: Borogovia, Bradycneme, Byronosaurus, Euronychodon, Geminiraptor, Gobivenator, Heptasteornis, Jinfengopteryx, Koparion, Laelaps cristatus, Laelaps laevifrons, Linhevenator, Mei, Pectinodon, Philovenator, Saurornithoides, Sinornithoides, Sinovenator, Sinovenatorinae, Sinusonasus, Talos, Tochisaurus, Troodon, Urbacodon, Xixiasaurus, Zanabazar

Subtaxa: Archaeornithoides deinosauriscus

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Type: Archaeornithoides deinosauriscus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore