Orkoraptor Novas et al. 2008 (allosauroid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Neovenatoridae

Full reference: F. E. Novas, M. D. Ezcurra, and A. Lecuona. 2008. Orkoraptor burkei nov. gen. et sp., a large theropod from the Maasdtrichtian Pari Aike Formation, southern Patagonia, Argentina. Cretaceous Research 29

Parent taxon: Megaraptoridae according to R. A. Coria and P. J. Currie 2016

See also Benson et al. 2010, Carrano et al. 2012, Ezcurra 2009, Novas et al. 2008 and White et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Aerosteon, Megaraptor, Murusraptor, Tratayenia

Subtaxa: Orkoraptor burkei

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Type: Orkoraptor burkei

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Cerro Los Hornos, Lago Viedma (Cretaceous of Argentina)

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