Hesperonychus elizabethae Longrich and Currie 2009 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae

Full reference: N. R. Longrich and P. J. Currie. 2009. A microraptorine (Dinosauria–Dromaeosauridae) from the Late Cretaceous of North America. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

Belongs to Hesperonychus according to N. R. Longrich and P. J. Currie 2009

See also Bell and Currie 2016 and DePalma et al. 2015

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UALVP 48778, a set of postcrania (partial pelvic girdle comprising the pubes and ilia)

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore


• Cretaceous of Canada (4: Alberta collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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