Oxalaia Kellner et al. 2011 (tetanuran)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Spinosauridae

Full reference: A. W. A. Kellner, S. A. K. Azevedo, E. B. Machado, L. B. Carvalho, and D. D. R. Henriques. 2011. A new dinosaur (Theropoda, Spinosauridae) from the Cretaceous (Cenomanian) Alcântara Formation, Cajual Island, Brazil. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 83(1):99-108

Parent taxon: Spinosaurinae according to A. W. A. Kellner et al. 2011

See also Candeiro et al. 2012

Sister taxon: Angaturama

Subtaxa: Oxalaia quilombensis

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Type: Oxalaia quilombensis

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Laje do Coringa, Ilha do Cajual (Cretaceous of Brazil)

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