Teratophoneus curriei Carr et al. 2011 (tyrannosaurine)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Tyrannosauridae

Full reference: T. D. Carr, T. E. Williamson, B. B. Britt and K. L. Stadtman. 2011. Evidence for high taxonomic and morphologic tyrannosauroid diversity in the Late Cretaceous (Late Campanian) of the American Southwest and a new short-skulled tyrannosaurid from the Kaiparowits Formation of Utah. Naturwissenschaften 98(3):241-246

Belongs to Teratophoneus according to B. R. Peecook and C. A. Sidor 2015

See also Carr et al. 2017, Carr et al. 2011 and Dalman 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BYU 8120/9396, 8120/9397, 826/9402, 9398, 13719, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is RAM V201017, GS-ENM, which is in a Campanian fluvial horizon in the Kaiparowits Formation of Utah.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (2: Utah collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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