Santanaraptor placidus Kellner 1999 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Full reference: A. W. A. Kellner. 1999. Short note on a new dinosaur (Theropoda, Coelurosauria) from the Santana Formation (Romualdo Member, Albian), northeastern Brazil. Boletim do Museu Nacional, Nova Série 49:1-8

Belongs to Santanaraptor according to T. R. Holtz 2004

See also Candeiro et al. 2012, Delcourt and Grillo 2014, Furtado et al. 2013, Kellner 1999, Machado et al. 2008 and Martínez and Novas 2006

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MN 4802-V, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Santana do Cariri (general), which is in an Albian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal shale in the Santana Formation of Brazil.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Santana do Cariri (general)

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