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Piveteausaurus divesensis Walker 1964 (tetanuran)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Megalosaurinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 66394

Alternative combinations: Eustreptospondylus divesensis, Proceratosaurus divesensis

Full reference: A. D. Walker. 1964. Triassic reptiles from the Elgin area: Ornithosuchus and the origin of carnosaurs. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series B, Biological Sciences 248:53-134

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

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MNHN 1920-7, a partial skull (braincase). Its type locality is Vaches Noires, near Dives, which is in a Callovian marine marl in the Marnes de Dives Formation of France.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore