Skorpiovenator Canale et al. 2008 (scorpion hunter)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Abelisauridae

Full reference: J. I. Canale, C. A. Scanferla, F. L. Agnolín and F. E. Novas. 2008. New carnivorous dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous of NW Patagonia and the evolution of abelisaurid theropods. Naturwissenschaften

Parent taxon: Brachyrostra according to L. S. Filippi et al. 2016

See also Canale et al. 2008, Csiki-Sava et al. 2016, Ezcurra et al. 2010, Gianechini et al. 2015, Hendrickx and Mateus 2014, Juárez Valieri et al. 2011, Motta et al. 2016 and Tortosa et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Carnotaurini, Dahalokely, Ekrixinatosaurus, Furileusauria, Ilokelesia, Rahiolisaurus, Thanos

Subtaxa: Skorpiovenator bustingorryi

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Type: Skorpiovenator bustingorryi

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Bustingorry's farm (Cretaceous of Argentina)

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