Linhevenator Xu et al. 2011 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Troodontidae

Full reference: X. Xu, Q.-W. Tan, C. Sullivan, F.-L. Han, and D. Xiao. 2011. A short-armed troodontid dinosaur from the Upper Cretaceous of Inner Mongolia and Its implications for troodontid evolution. PLoS One 6(9):e22916

Parent taxon: Troodontidae according to T. Tsuihiji et al. 2014

See also Xu et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Archaeornithoides, Borogovia, Bradycneme, Byronosaurus, Euronychodon, Geminiraptor, Gobivenator, Heptasteornis, Jinfengopteryx, Koparion, Laelaps cristatus, Laelaps laevifrons, Mei, Pectinodon, Philovenator, Saurornithoides, Sinornithoides, Sinovenator, Sinovenatorinae, Sinusonasus, Talos, Tochisaurus, Troodon, Urbacodon, Xixiasaurus, Zanabazar

Subtaxa: Linhevenator tani

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Type: Linhevenator tani

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution: found only at Linhevenator type-locality (Cretaceous of China)

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