Ostafrikasaurus Buffetaut 2013 (tetanuran)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Spinosauridae

Full reference: E. Buffetaut. 2013. An early spinosaurid dinosaur from the Late Jurassic of Tendaguru (Tanzania) and the evolution of the spinosaurid dentition. Oryctos 10:1-8

Parent taxon: Spinosauridae according to E. Buffetaut 2013

Sister taxa: Baryonychinae, Baryonyx, Irritator, Siamosaurus, Sinopliosaurus fusuiensis, Spinosaurinae, Spinosaurus, Suchomimus

Subtaxa: Ostafrikasaurus crassiserratus

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Tendaguru quarry Om (Jurassic of Tanzania)

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