Leptorhynchos elegans Parks 1933 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Caenagnathidae

Full reference: W. A. Parks. 1933. New species of dinosaurs and turtles from the Upper Cretaceous formations of Alberta. University of Toronto Studies, Geological Series 34:1-33

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

Sister taxon: Leptorhynchos gaddisi

Type specimen: ROM 781, a set of limb elements (Tarsometatarsus). Its type locality is Little Sandhill Creek (ROM), which is in a Campanian terrestrial horizon in the Dinosaur Park Formation of Canada.

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Canada (3: Alberta collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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