Aerosteon riocoloradensis 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

Belongs to Aerosteon according to M. T. Carrano et al. 2012

See also Benson et al. 2010, Brusatte et al. 2013, Coria and Currie 2016, Hendrickx and Mateus 2012 and Sereno et al. 2008

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MCNA-PV-3137, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Cañadon Amarillo (PROXY), which is in a Campanian/Campanian terrestrial horizon in the Anacleto Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Cañadon Amarillo (PROXY)

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