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Macroolithus Zhao 1975 (theropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Elongatoolithidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 67183

Full reference: Z.-K. Zhao. 1975. [The microstructures of the dinosaurian eggshells of Nanxiong Basin, Guandong province. (1) On the classification of dinosaur eggs]. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 13(2):105-117

Parent taxon: Elongatoolithidae according to Q. Wang et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Continuoolithus, Ellipsoolithus, Elongatoolithus, Heishanoolithus, Macroelongatoolithus, Nanhsiungoolithus, Paraelongatoolithus, Porituberoolithus, Spongioolithus, Trachoolithus, Undulatoolithus

Subtaxa: Macroolithus mutabilis, Macroolithus rugustus, Macroolithus turolensis, Macroolithus yaotunensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore