Dakotaraptor DePalma et al. 2015 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae

Full reference: R. A. DePalma, D. A. Burnham, L. D. Martin, P. L. Larson, and R. T. Bakker. 2015. The first giant raptor (Theropoda: Dromaeosauridae) from the Hell Creek Formation. The University of Kansas Paleontological Contributions 14:1-16

Parent taxon: Dromaeosauridae according to R. A. DePalma et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Achillobator, Adasaurus, Atrociraptor, Austroraptor, Balaur, Bambiraptor, Boreonykus, Buitreraptor, Deinonychus, Dromaeosaurinae, Dromaeosauroides, Dromaeosaurus, Eudromaeosauria, Graciliraptor, Halszkaraptorinae, Hesperonychus, Linheraptor, Luanchuanraptor, Microraptor, Microraptorinae, Nuthetes, Pyroraptor, Richardoestesia, Shanag, Sinornithosaurus, Tianyuraptor, Tsaagan, Unenlagia, Unenlagiinae, Utahraptor, Variraptor, Velociraptor, Zhenyuanlong

Subtaxa: Dakotaraptor steini

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Type: Dakotaraptor steini

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Dakotaraptor Quarry, Bone Butte (Cretaceous of South Dakota)

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