Ceratonykus Alifanov and Barsbold 2009 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Full reference: V. R. Alifanov and R. Barsbold. 2009. Ceratonykus oculatus gen. et sp. nov., a new dinosaur (? Theropoda, Alvarezsauria) from the Late Cretaceous of Mongolia. Paleontological Journal 43(1):94-106

Parent taxon: Ceratonykini according to F. L. Agnolin et al. 2012

See also Alifanov and Barsbold 2009

Sister taxa: Albinykus, Xixianykus

Subtaxa: Ceratonykus oculatus

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Type: Ceratonykus oculatus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Khermin Tsav, Red Beds [RMPE] (Cretaceous of Mongolia)

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