Alternative combinations: Dryptosaurus macropus, Laelaps macropus
Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1868. On the genus Laelaps. The American Journal of Science, series 2 46:415-417
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: AMNH 2250–2253, a set of limb elements (partial tibia, pedal phalanx II-1, pedal phalanges III-2, MT IV, MT III). Its type locality is G. C. Schenck Farm, which is in a Maastrichtian marginal marine marl in the Navesink Formation of New Jersey.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore
Distribution: found only at G. C. Schenck Farm
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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