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Nanotyrannus

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Tyrannosauridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Nanotyrannus Bakker et al.
1990Nanotyrannus Molnar et al. p. 190
1992Nannotyrannus Currie p. 242
1998Nanotyrannus Sereno p. 74 fig. 9
2003Nanotyrannus Currie p. 663
2003Nanotyrannus Currie et al. p. 230 fig. 2
2004Nanotyrannus Holtz, Jr. p. 113
2016Nanotyrannus Smith et al. p. 3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
RankNameAuthor
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
superfamilyTyrannosauroidea
familyTyrannosauridae
subfamilyTyrannosaurinae
genusNanotyrannus

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: hydroxyapatiteo
Entire body: yesg
Adult length: 10 to < 100o
Adult width: 1.0 to < 10o
Adult height: 1.0 to < 10o
Maximum body mass: 1000 kgg
Minimum body mass: 300 kgg
Architecture: compact or denseo
Ontogeny: accretion, modification of partso
Grouping: solitaryo
Environment: terrestrialo
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: ground dwellingo
Diet: carnivoresubo
Reproduction: oviparouso
Dispersal: direct/internalo
Dispersal 2: mobileo
Created: 2005-08-24 13:11:38
Modified: 2005-08-24 15:11:38
Source: g = genus, subo = suborder, o = order
References: Kiessling 2004, Marsh 1875, Benton 1983, Peczkis 1995

Age range: Late/Upper Maastrichtian or 70.60000 to 66.00000 Ma

Collections (3 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0USA (Montana) Gorgosaurus lancensis (54002)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Montana) Gorgosaurus lancensis (14674)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Wyoming) N. sp. (26760)