Achillesaurus Martinelli and Vera 2007 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Alvarezsauridae

Full reference: A. G. Martinelli and E. I. Vera. 2007. Achillesaurus manzzonei, a new alvarezsaurid theropod (Dinosauria) from the Late Cretaceous Bajo de la Carpa Formation, Río Negro Province, Argentina. Zootaxa 1582:1-17

Parent taxon: Alvarezsauridae according to X. Xu et al. 2010

See also Agnolin et al. 2012, Choiniere et al. 2010, Delcourt and Grillo 2014, Longrich and Currie 2009, Martinelli and Vera 2007 and Salgado et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Alnashetri, Alvarezsaurus, Elopteryx, Kol, Patagonykinae

Subtaxa: Achillesaurus manazzonei

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Type: Achillesaurus manazzonei

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Paso Córdova (Cretaceous of Argentina)

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