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Nothronychus Kirkland and Wolfe 2001 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Therizinosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 66507

Full reference: J. I. Kirkland and D. G. Wolfe. 2001. First definitive therizinosaurid (Dinosauria: Theropoda) from North America. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 21(3):410-414

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

Sister taxa: Enigmosaurus, Erliansaurus, Eshanosaurus, Nanshiungosaurus, Neimongosaurus, Segnosaurus, Suzhousaurus, Therizinosaurus, Tiantaisaurus

Subtaxa: Nothronychus graffami, Nothronychus mckinleyi

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Type: Nothronychus mckinleyi

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore