Dracoraptor hanigani Martill et al. 2016 (coelophysoid)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: D. M. Martill, S. U. Vidovic, C. Howells and J. R. Nudds. 2016. The oldest Jurassic dinosaur: a basal neotheropod from the Hettangian of Great Britain. PLoS ONE 11(1):e0145713:1-38

Belongs to Dracoraptor according to D. M. Martill et al. 2016

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: NMW 2015.5G.1–2015.5G.11, a partial skeleton (Disarticulated, but associated partial skeleton with elements of the skull, including both premaxillae, both maxillae, some teeth, a lacrimal, partial jugal, po). Its type locality is Lavernock Point , which is in a Hettangian marine limestone in the Blue Lias Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Lavernock Point

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