Aerosteon Sereno et al. 2008 (allosauroid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Neovenatoridae

Full reference: P. C. Sereno, R. N. Martínez, J. A. Wilson, D. J. Varricchio, O. A. Alcober and H. C. E. Larsson. 2008. Evidence for avian intrathoracic air sacs in a new predatory dinosaur from Argentina. PLoS ONE 3(9):e3303:1-20

Parent taxon: Megaraptoridae according to R. A. Coria and P. J. Currie 2016

See also Benson et al. 2010, Carrano et al. 2012, Hendrickx and Mateus 2012, Sereno et al. 2008 and White et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Megaraptor, Murusraptor, Orkoraptor, Tratayenia

Subtaxa: Aerosteon riocoloradensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Cañadon Amarillo (PROXY) (Cretaceous of Argentina)

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