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Aucasaurus Coria et al. 2002 (ceratosaur)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Abelisauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 54523

Full reference: R. A. Coria, L. M. Chiappe, and L. Dingus. 2002. A new close relative of Carnotaurus sastrei Bonaparte 1985 (Theropoda: Abelisauridae) from the Late Cretaceous of Patagonia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 22(2):460-465

Parent taxon: Abelisaurinae according to L. S. Filippi et al. 2016

Sister taxon: Abelisaurus

Subtaxa: Aucasaurus garridoi

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore