Yangtzepus clarkei Salisbury et al. 2016 (theropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: S. W. Salisbury, A. Romilio, M. C. Herne, R. T. Tucker, and J. P. Nair. 2016. The Dinosaurian Ichnofauna of the Lower Cretaceous (Valanginian–Barremian) Broome Sandstone of the Walmadany Area (James Price Point), Dampier Peninsula, Western Australia. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Memoir 16. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 36(6, suppl.):1-152

Belongs to Yangtzepus according to S. W. Salisbury et al. 2016

Sister taxon: Yangtzepus yipingensis

Type specimen: WAM 12.1.1, replica of UQL-DP57-1, a footprint. Its type locality is UQL-DP57 tracksite (PROXY), which is in a Valanginian/Barremian delta plain sandstone in the Broome Sandstone Formation of Australia.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Australia (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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