Skorpiovenator bustingorryi 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

Belongs to Skorpiovenator according to E. B. Machado et al. 2013

See also Canale et al. 2008, Filippi et al. 2016, Haluza et al. 2012, Juárez Valieri et al. 2011, Motta et al. 2016 and Ratsinbaholison et al. 2016

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MMCH-PV 48, a skeleton. Its type locality is Bustingorry's farm, which is in a Cenomanian/Turonian fluvial sandstone in the Huincul Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Bustingorry's farm

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