Acheroraptor temertyorum Evans et al. 2014 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae

Full reference: D. C. Evans, D. W. Larson, and P. J. Currie. 2014. A new dromaeosaurid (Dinosauria: Theropoda) with Asian affinities from the latest Cretaceous of North America. Naturwissenshaften

Belongs to Acheroraptor according to D. C. Evans et al. 2014

See also Bell and Currie 2016, DePalma et al. 2015 and Goodwin and Evans 2016

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: ROM 63777, a maxilla (an almost complete right maxilla, missing only the posterior portion of the jugal ramus and an associated maxillary tooth complete with root). Its type locality is 45 km southwest of Jordan (NCD01), which is in a Maastrichtian terrestrial sandstone in the Hell Creek Formation of Montana.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at 45 km southwest of Jordan (NCD01)

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