Therizinosaurus Maleev 1954 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Therizinosauridae

Full reference: E. A. Maleev. 1954. Noviy cherepachoobrazhniy yashcher v Mongolii [New tortoise-like saurian from Mongolia]. Priroda 1954(3):106-108

Parent taxon: Therizinosauridae according to H. Pu et al. 2013

See also Barsbold 1976, Barsbold 1983, Barsbold 1997, Bonaparte 1978, Carroll 1988, Clark et al. 2004, Clark et al. 1995, Currie 1992, Currie 2000, Li et al. 2007, Maleev 1954, Rauhut 2003, Rozhdestvensky 1977, Russell 1997, Russell and Dong 1994, Ryan and Vickaryous 1997, Senter et al. 2012, Sepkoski 2002, Xu et al. 2002, Zanno 2004, Zanno 2006 and Zhang et al. 2001

Sister taxa: Enigmosaurus, Erliansaurus, Eshanosaurus, Nanshiungosaurus, Neimongosaurus, Nothronychus, Segnosaurus, Suzhousaurus, Tiantaisaurus

Subtaxa: Therizinosaurus cheloniformis

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Cretaceous of Mongolia (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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