Beishanlong Makovicky et al. 2009 (ornithomimosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Full reference: P. J. Makovicky, D. Li, K.-Q. Gao, M. Lewin, G. M. Erickson and M. A. Norell. 2009. A giant ornithomimosaur from the Early Cretaceous of China. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

Parent taxon: Ornithomimosauria according to P. J. Makovicky et al. 2009

See also Xu et al. 2011 and You and Li 2009

Sister taxa: Arkansaurus, Coelosaurus, Deinocheirus, Garudimimidae, Garudimimus, Harpymimidae, Harpymimus, Hexing, Kinnareemimus, Ornithomimidae, Ornithomimoidea, Pelecanimimus, Shenzhousaurus, Struthiomimus, Thecocoelurus, Thecocoelurus daviesi, Valdoraptor, Valdoraptor oweni

Subtaxa: Beishanlong grandis

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore-omnivore

Distribution: found only at White Ghost Castle, Yujingzi Basin (PROXY) (Cretaceous of China)

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