Abelisaurus comahuensis Bonaparte 1984 (ceratosaur)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Abelisauridae

Full reference: J. F. Bonaparte. 1984. I dinosauri dell’Argentina [. Sulle Orme dei Dinosauri 125-143

Belongs to Abelisaurus according to M. T. Carrano and S. D. Sampson 2008

See also Bonaparte 1984, Bonaparte 1986, Bonaparte 1991, Bonaparte 1996, Bonaparte and Novas 1985, Bonaparte et al. 1990, Buffetaut 1992, Candeiro and Harris 2012, Candeiro and Martinelli 2005, Candeiro et al. 2006, Chatterjee and Rudra 1996, Coria et al. 2006, Filippi et al. 2016, Furtado et al. 2013, Juárez Valieri et al. 2007, Juárez Valieri et al. 2011, Lamanna et al. 2002, Malkani 2007, Martínez et al. 2004, Molnar 1991, Novas 1997, Novas 1997, Novas et al. 2004, Paul 1988, Paulina Carabajal 2011, Paulina Carabajal and Canale 2010, Paulina Carabajal and Currie 2012, Prasad and Sahni 1999, Ratsinbaholison et al. 2016, Rauhut 2003, Salgado 1996, Sampson et al. 1996, Sampson and Witmer 2007 and Tykoski and Rowe 2004

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MC 11098, a skull. Its type locality is Cantera de la Pala Mécanica (MPCA), which is in a Campanian/Campanian terrestrial sandstone in the Anacleto Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Cantera de la Pala Mécanica (MPCA)

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