Spinosaurus Stromer 1915 (tetanuran)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Spinosauridae

Full reference: E. Stromer. 1915. Ergebnisse der Forschungsreisen Prof. E. Stromers in den Wüsten Ägyptens. II. Wirbeltier-Reste der Baharîje-Stufe (unterstes Cenoman). 3. Das Original des Theropoden Spinosaurus aegyptiacus nov. gen., nov. spec. Abhandlungen der Königlich Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften Mathematisch-physikalische Klasse Abhandlung 28(3):1-31

Parent taxon: Spinosauridae according to C. Hendrickx and O. Mateus 2014

See also Bonaparte 1986, Bouaziz et al. 1988, Buffetaut 1989, Buffetaut and Ouaja 2002, Candeiro et al. 2006, Carrano et al. 2012, Carroll 1988, Chabli 1986, Dal Sasso et al. 2005, Ezcurra 2009, Holtz et al. 2004, Huene 1923, Huene 1926, Huene 1927, Kellner 1996, Kellner et al. 2011, Kellner and Campos 1996, Kurzanov 1989, Lü et al. 2010, Maleev 1968, Medeiros 2006, Milner 1997, Molnar 1980, Molnar et al. 1990, Naish and Martill 2007, Nopcsa 1928, Paul 1988, Rauhut 2003, Romer 1956, Romer 1966, Russell 1996, Sánchez-Hernández et al. 2007, Sereno 1997, Sereno 1998, Sereno et al. 1998, Sereno et al. 1994, Steel 1970, Stromer 1915, Stromer 1934, Stromer 1934, Sues et al. 2002, Swinton 1970, Taquet 1984, Taquet and Russell 1998, Tatarinov 1964 and Walker 1964

Sister taxa: Baryonychinae, Baryonyx, Irritator, Ostafrikasaurus, Siamosaurus, Sinopliosaurus fusuiensis, Spinosaurinae, Suchomimus

Subtaxa: Spinosaurus aegyptiacus

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Cameroon (1 collection), Egypt (4), Kenya (1), Morocco (10), Niger (1), Tunisia (3)

Total: 20 collections each including a single occurrence

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