Leptorhynchos gaddisi Longrich et al. 2013 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Caenagnathidae

Full reference: N. R. Longrich, K. Barnes, S. Clark and L. Millar. 2013. Caenagnathidae from the upper Campanian Aguja Formation of west Texas, and a revision of the Caenagnathinae. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History 54(1):23-49

Belongs to Leptorhynchos according to N. R. Longrich et al. 2013

See also Funston and Currie 2016, Lamanna et al. 2014, Longrich et al. 2013 and Tsuihiji et al. 2015

Sister taxon: Leptorhynchos elegans

Type specimen: TMM 45920-1, a mandible (Fused dentaries). Its type locality is Terlingua area, which is in a Campanian terrestrial horizon in the Aguja Formation of Texas.

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (2: Texas collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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