Luoyanggia Lü et al. 2009 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Oviraptoridae

Full reference: J. Lü, L. Xu, X. Jiang, S. Jia, M. Li, C. Yuan, X. Zhang and Q. Ji. 2009. A preliminary report on the new dinosaurian fauna from the Cretaceous of the Ruyang Basin, Henan Province of central China. Journal of the Paleontological Society of Korea 25(1):43-56

Parent taxon: Oviraptoridae according to J. Lü et al. 2009

See also Xu and Han 2010 and Xu et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Ajancingenia, Banji, Citipati, Conchoraptor, Corythoraptor, Ingeniinae, Nankangia, Nomingia, Oviraptor, Oviraptorinae, Rinchenia, Shixinggia, Tongtianlong, Wulatelong, Yulong

Subtaxa: Luoyanggia liudianensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution: found only at Shijiagou quarry, Liudian (Cretaceous of China)

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