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Therizinosaurus cheloniformis Maleev 1954 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Therizinosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 66673

Alternative combination: Therezinosaurus cheloniformis

Full reference: E. A. Maleev. 1954. Noviy cherepachoobrazhniy yashcher v Mongolii [New tortoise-like saurian from Mongolia]. Priroda 1954(3):106-108

Belongs to Therizinosaurus according to H. Pu et al. 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIN 551/483, a set of limb elements. Its type locality is Therizinosaurus type, Nemegt (PROXY), which is in a Maastrichtian terrestrial horizon in the Nemegt Formation of Mongolia.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): coracoid length 360.0, humerus length 760.0, radius length 550.4, ulna length 620.2