Skartopus australis Thulborn and Wade 1984 (theropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: R. A. Thulborn and M. Wade. 1984. Dinosaur trackways in the Winton Formation (mid-Cretaceous) of Queensland. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 21(2):413-517

Belongs to Skartopus according to R. A. Thulborn and M. Wade 1984

See also Gierlinski et al. 2009 and Molnar 1991

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: QM 10330, a footprint. Its type locality is Lark Quarry dinosaur tracksite (QM), which is in a Cenomanian lacustrine sandstone/claystone in the Winton Formation of Australia.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Australia (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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