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Lophostropheus airelensis Cuny and Galton 1993 (coelophysoid)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 96666

Alternative combination: Liliensternus airelensis

Full reference: G. Cuny and P. M. Galton. 1993. Revision of the Airel theropod dinosaur from the Triassic-Jurassic boundary (Normany, France). Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen 187(3):261-288

Belongs to Lophostropheus according to D. M. Martill et al. 2016

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Caen University unnumbered. Its type locality is Airel Quarry, which is in a Rhaetian/Hettangian marginal marine claystone/limestone in the Moon-Airel Formation of France.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore