Shidaisaurus Wu et al. 2009 (allosauroid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Metriacanthosauridae

Full reference: X.-C. Wu, P. J. Currie, Z. Dong, S. Pan, and T. Wang. 2009. A new theropod dinosaur from the Middle Jurassic of Lufeng, Yunnan, China. Acta Geologica Sinica 83(1):9-24

Parent taxon: Metriacanthosauridae according to M. T. Carrano et al. 2012

See also Wu et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Erectopus, Metriacanthosaurinae, Xuanhanosaurus, Yangchuanosaurus

Subtaxa: Shidaisaurus jinae

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Type: Shidaisaurus jinae

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Quarry 1, Lao Chang Qing (Jurassic of China)

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