Xuanhanosaurus Dong 1984 (allosauroid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Metriacanthosauridae

Full reference: Z. Dong. 1984. [A new theropod dinosaur from the Middle Jurassic of Sichuan Basin]. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 22(3):213-218

Parent taxon: Metriacanthosauridae according to M. T. Carrano et al. 2012

See also Carroll 1988, Dong 1984, Dong 1992, Gao 1999, Holtz et al. 2004 and Rauhut 2003

Sister taxa: Erectopus, Metriacanthosaurinae, Shidaisaurus, Yangchuanosaurus

Subtaxa: Xuanhanosaurus qilixiaensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Xuanhan (Jurassic of China)

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