Suskityrannus Nesbitt et al. 2019 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Full reference: S. J. Nesbitt, R. K. Denton, M. A. Loewen, S. L. Brusatte, N. D. Smith, A. H. Turner, J. I. Kirkland, A. T. McDonald, and D. G. Wolfe. 2019. A mid-Cretaceous tyrannosauroid and the origin of North American end-Cretaceous dinosaur assemblages. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3(6):892-899

Parent taxon: Tyrannosauroidea according to S. J. Nesbitt et al. 2019

Sister taxa: Alectrosaurus, Alioramini, Appalachiosaurus, Aublysodon, Aviatyrannis, Bagaraatan, Bistahieversor, Calamosaurus, Chingkankousaurus, Deinodon, Dilong, Diplotomodon, Dryptosaurus, Eotyrannus, Juratyrant, Labocania, Moros, Palaeosauriscidae, Proceratosauridae, Raptorex, Santanaraptor, Stokesosaurus, Teihivenator, Timimus, Timurlengia, Tomodon horrificus, Tyrannosauridae, Tyrannosaurus lanpingensis, Xiongguanlong

Subtaxa: Suskityrannus hazelae

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Type: Suskityrannus hazelae

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Mirror Mesa (MSM Loc. 98-67) (Cretaceous of New Mexico)

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