†subfamily Spinosaurinae Sereno et al. 1998 (tetanuran)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Spinosauridae

Full reference: P. C. Sereno, A. L. Beck, D. B. Dutheil, B. Gado, H. C. E. Larsson, G. H. Lyon, J. D. Marcot, O. W. M. Rauhut, R. W. Sadleir, C. A. Sidor, D. D. Varricchio, G. P. Wilson, and J. A. Wilson. 1998. A long-snouted predatory dinosaur from Africa and the evolution of spinosaurids. Science 282:1298-1302

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

See also Buffetaut and Ouaja 2002, Holtz et al. 2004, Kellner et al. 2011, Medeiros 2006, Naish and Martill 2007, Sánchez-Hernández et al. 2007 and Sereno et al. 1998

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

Subtaxa: Angaturama Oxalaia

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore


• Cretaceous of Brazil (2 collections), Spain (2)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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