Jinfengopteryx Ji et al. 2005 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Troodontidae

Full reference: Q. Ji, S. -A. Ji, J., H. You, W. Chen, Y. Liu, and Y. Liu. 2005. First avialan bird from China. Geological Bulletin of China 24(3):197-210

Parent taxon: Troodontidae according to P. Godefroit et al. 2013

See also Ji et al. 2005, Ji and Ji 2007 and Lü et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Archaeornithoides, Borogovia, Bradycneme, Byronosaurus, Euronychodon, Geminiraptor, Gobivenator, Heptasteornis, Jianianhualong, Koparion, Laelaps cristatus, Laelaps laevifrons, Linhevenator, Mei, Pectinodon, Philovenator, Saurornithoides, Sinornithoides, Sinovenator, Sinovenatorinae, Sinusonasus, Talos, Tochisaurus, Troodon, Troodontinae, Xixiasaurus, Zanabazar

Subtaxa: Jinfengopteryx elegans

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Type: Jinfengopteryx elegans

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution: found only at Longfengshan Hill (Jinfengopteryx type locality) (Cretaceous of China)

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