Yulong Lü et al. 2013 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Oviraptoridae

Full reference: J. Lü, P. J. Currie, L. Xu, X. Zhang, H. Pu and S. Jia. 2013. Chicken-sized oviraptorid dinosaurs from central China and their ontogenetic implications. Naturwissenschaften 100:165-175

Parent taxon: Oviraptoridae according to J. Lü et al. 2015

See also Lamanna et al. 2014, Lü et al. 2013 and Lu et al. 2013

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

Subtaxa: Yulong mini

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution: found only at Qiupa, Luanchuan Basin (Cretaceous of China)

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