Lythronax argestes Loewen et al. 2013 (tyrannosaurine)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Tyrannosauridae

Full reference: M. A. Loewen, R. B. Irmis, J. J. W. Sertich, P. J. Currie, and S. D. Sampson. 2013. Tyrant dinosaur evolution tracks the rise and fall of Late Cretaceous oceans. PLoS ONE 8(11):e79420

Belongs to Lythronax according to B. R. Peecook and C. A. Sidor 2015

See also Carr et al. 2017, Holroyd and Hutchison 2016 and Loewen et al. 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UMNH VP 20200, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Nipple Butte (42Ka586V), which is in a Campanian terrestrial sandstone in the Wahweap Formation of Utah.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Nipple Butte (42Ka586V)

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