Saurornithoides Osborn 1924 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Troodontidae

Full reference: H. F. Osborn. 1924. Three new Theropoda, Protoceratops zone, central Mongolia. American Museum Novitates 144:1-12

Parent taxon: Troodontidae according to T. Tsuihiji et al. 2014

See also Averianov and Sues 2007, Barsbold 1974, Barsbold 1983, Barsbold 1997, Bever and Norell 2009, Bonaparte 1978, Carroll 1988, Chanthasit and Buffetaut 2009, Chiappe 2002, Chure 1994, Currie 1992, Currie 2000, Currie and Dong 2001, Currie and Peng 1994, Delcourt and Grillo 2014, Dong 1992, Estes 1964, Gauthier 1986, Gianechini et al. 2017, Godefroit et al. 2013, Huene 1927, Huene 1958, Huene 1959, Lehman 1981, Longrich et al. 2010, Lü et al. 2010, Makovicky et al. 2003, Makovicky and Norell 2004, Molnar 1978, Norell and Hwang 2004, Norell et al. 2000, Norell et al. 2009, Novas et al. 2008, Osborn 1924, Ostrom 1965, Ostrom 1969, Paul 1988, Porfiri et al. 2011, Rauhut 2003, Romer 1956, Romer 1966, Rozhdestvensky 1977, Russell 1969, Russell and Dong 1994, Santafé et al. 1982, Senter et al. 2004, Smith 2007, Steel 1970, Sues 1977, Sues 1978, Tatarinov 1964, Thulborn 1984, van der Reest and Currie 2017, Varricchio 1997, Williamson and Brusatte 2014 and Zanno et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Archaeornithoides, Borogovia, Bradycneme, Byronosaurus, Euronychodon, Geminiraptor, Gobivenator, Heptasteornis, Jianianhualong, Jinfengopteryx, Koparion, Laelaps cristatus, Laelaps laevifrons, Linhevenator, Mei, Ornithodesmus cluniculus, Pectinodon, Philovenator, Sinornithoides, Sinovenator, Sinovenatorinae, Sinusonasus, Talos, Tochisaurus, Troodon, Troodontinae, Xixiasaurus, Zanabazar

Subtaxa: Saurornithoides mongoliensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of China (1 collection), Mongolia (3), United States (3: South Dakota, Wyoming)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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