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Scansoriopteryx Czerkas and Yuan 2002 (avialan)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Scansoriopterygidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 162571

Full reference: S. A. Czerkas and C. Yuan. 2002. An arboreal maniraptoran from northeastern China. Feathered Dinosaurs and the Origin of Flight. The Dinosaur Museum Journal 1. The Dinosaur Museum, Blanding, UT 63-95

Parent taxon: Scansoriopterygidae according to S. A. Czerkas and C. Yuan 2002

Sister taxon: Yi

Subtaxa: Scansoriopteryx heilmanni

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore