Linhenykus Xu et al. 2011 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Full reference: X. Xu, C. Sullivan, M. Pittman, J. N. Choiniere, D. Hone, P. Upchurch, Q. Tan, D. Xiao, L. Tan and F. Han. 2011. A monodactyl nonavian dinosaur and the complex evolution of the alvarezsauroid hand. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108(6):2338-2342

Parent taxon: Parvicursorinae according to D. W. E. Hone et al. 2013

See also Agnolin et al. 2012 and Xu et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Ceratonykini, Mononykini, Parvicursor, Shuvuuia

Subtaxa: Linhenykus monodactylus

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Type: Linhenykus monodactylus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore


• Cretaceous of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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