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Avimimus portentosus Kurzanov 1983 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

PaleoDB taxon number: 55489

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

Belongs to Avimimus according to H. Osmólska et al. 2004

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIN 3907/1, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Udan-Sayr (SMPE), which is in a Campanian terrestrial sandstone/sandstone in the Djadokhta Formation of Mongolia.

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore