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Falcarius Kirkland et al. 2005 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

PaleoDB taxon number: 65779

Full reference: J. I. Kirkland, L. E. Zanno, S. D. Sampson, J. M. Clark, and D. D. DeBlieux. 2005. A primitive therizinosauroid dinsoaur from the Early Cretaceous of Utah. Nature 435(3468):84-87

Parent taxon: Therizinosauria according to H. Pu et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Erlikosauridae, Erlikosaurus, Jianchangosaurus, Saurexallopus, Therizinosauroidea

Subtaxa: Falcarius utahensis

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Type: Falcarius utahensis

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore