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Metriacanthosaurus parkeri Huene 1923 (allosauroid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Metriacanthosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 67739

Alternative combination: Megalosaurus parkeri

Full reference: F. v. Huene. 1923. Carnivorous Saurischia in Europe since the Triassic. Bulletin of the Geological Society of America 34:449-458

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

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: OUM J.12144. Its type locality is Jordan's Cliff, Weymouth (OUM), which is in an Oxfordian marine claystone in the Oxford Clay Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 800.0

Estimated body mass: 1.04 tons based on femur length