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Erliansaurus Xu et al. 2002 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Therizinosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 68373

Full reference: X. Xu, Z.-H. Zhang, P. C. Sereno, X.-J. Zhao, X.-W. Kuang, J. Han, and L. Tan. 2002. A new therizinosauroid (Dinosauria, Theropoda) from the Upper Cretaceous Iren Dabasu Formation of Nei Mongol. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 40(3):228-240

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

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

Subtaxa: Erliansaurus bellamanus

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Type: Erliansaurus bellamanus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore