Paronychodon Cope 1876 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Synonym: Tripriodon Marsh 1889

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1876. Descriptions of some vertebrate remains from the Fort Union Beds of Montana. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 28:248-261

Parent taxon: Paraves according to H.-D. Sues and A. Averianov 2013

See also Antunes and Sigogneau-Russell 1991, Breithaupt 1985, Carroll 1988, Clemens 1964, Clemens 1986, Cope 1876, Cope 1877, Eberth 1997, Eberth et al. 2001, Estes 1964, Hay 1902, Longrich 2008, Makovicky and Norell 2004, Marsh 1889, Montellano 1992, Ostrom 1965, Pearson et al. 2002, Peng et al. 2001, Romer 1956, Romer 1966, Russell 1984, Sahni 1972, Sankey et al. 2002, Sankey et al. 2005, Simpson 1929, Steel 1970, Tatarinov 1964, Torices et al. 2015, Williamson and Brusatte 2014, Wolberg 1980 and Zinke 1998

Sister taxa: Anchiornis, Aves, Caihong, Deinonychosauria, Eosinopteryx, Epidendrosaurus, Epidexipteryx, Eumaniraptora, Pneumatoraptor, Serikornis, Xiaotingia, Zhongornis

Subtaxa: Paronychodon asiaticus Paronychodon lacustris

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Canada (34: Alberta collections), France (1), Romania (2), the Russian Federation (1), Spain (3), United States (58: Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Wyoming), Uzbekistan (1)

• Jurassic of Portugal (1)

Total: 101 collections including 106 occurrences

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