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Avimimus Kurzanov 1983 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

PaleoDB taxon number: 38615

Full reference: S. M. Kurzanov. 1983. O neobuchnykh teropodakh iz verkhnego mela MNR [An unusual theropod from the Upper Cretaceous of Mongolia]. Fossil Reptiles of Mongolia. Sovmestnaya Sovetsko-Mongol'skaya Paleontologicheskaya Ekspeditsiya, Trudy [The Joint Soviet-Mongolian Paleontological Expedition, Transactions] 24:39-50

Parent taxon: Oviraptorosauria according to J. Lü et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Avimimidae, Caenagnathoidea, Caudipterygidae, Incisivosaurus, Ingeniidae, Ningyuansaurus, Oviraptoroidea, Protarchaeopteryx

Subtaxa: Avimimus portentosus

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Type: Avimimus portentosus

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore