Deinonychus Ostrom 1969 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae

Full reference: J. H. Ostrom. 1969. A new theropod dinosaur from the Lower Cretaceous of Montana. Postilla 128:1-17

Parent taxon: Dromaeosauridae according to R. Pei et al. 2014

See also Barsbold and Osmólska 1999, Benson and Barrett 2009, Brinkman et al. 1998, Buffetaut et al. 1986, Burnham et al. 2004, Carroll 1988, Chanthasit and Buffetaut 2009, Chiappe 2002, Chiappe et al. 1996, Colbert and Russell 1969, Currie 1992, Currie 1995, Currie 1997, Currie 2000, Currie and Varricchio 2004, Delcourt and Grillo 2014, Gauthier 1986, Gauthier et al. 1989, Gianechini et al. 2011, Godefroit et al. 2008, Kiernan and Schwimmer 2004, Kirkland 1997, Longrich and Currie 2009, Martínez and Novas 2006, Molnar 1980, Norell and Makovicky 1997, Norell and Makovicky 1999, Norell and Makovicky 2004, Osmólska 1996, Ostrom 1969, Ostrom 1969, Ostrom 1970, Paul 1988, Paul 1988, Pérez-Moreno et al. 1994, Porfiri et al. 2011, Porfiri et al. 2007, Prieto-Marquez et al. 2012, Rauhut 2003, Russell 1984, Santafé et al. 1982, Senter et al. 2004, Sereno 1997, Smith 2007, Sues 1977, Sues 1978, Thulborn 1984, Turner et al. 2007, Weishampel 2006, White et al. 2015, Williamson and Brusatte 2014 and Zinke 1998

Sister taxa: Achillobator, Adasaurus, Atrociraptor, Austroraptor, Balaur, Bambiraptor, Boreonykus, Buitreraptor, Dakotaraptor, 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: Deinonychus antirrhopus

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Type: Deinonychus antirrhopus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Brazil (1 collection), United States (38: Maryland, Montana, Oklahoma, Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 39 collections including 41 occurrences

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