Aucasaurus Coria et al. 2002 (ceratosaur)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Abelisauridae

Full reference: R. A. Coria, L. M. Chiappe, and L. Dingus. 2002. A new close relative of Carnotaurus sastrei Bonaparte 1985 (Theropoda: Abelisauridae) from the Late Cretaceous of Patagonia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 22(2):460-465

Parent taxon: Abelisaurinae according to L. S. Filippi et al. 2016

See also Agnolin and Chiarelli 2010, Canale et al. 2008, Candeiro et al. 2012, Candeiro and Harris 2012, Candeiro and Martinelli 2005, Carrano and Sampson 2008, Coria and Arcucci 2004, Coria et al. 2002, Coria et al. 2006, Ezcurra et al. 2010, Furtado et al. 2013, Gianechini et al. 2015, Hendrickx and Mateus 2014, Juárez Valieri and Fiorelli 2004, Juárez Valieri et al. 2007, Juárez Valieri et al. 2011, Maganuco et al. 2008, Martínez and Novas 2006, Novas et al. 2004, Novas et al. 2010, Novas et al. 2006, Ruiz et al. 2011, Sampson and Witmer 2007, Smith 2007, Smith et al. 2010, Tortosa et al. 2013 and Tykoski and Rowe 2004

Sister taxon: Abelisaurus

Subtaxa: Aucasaurus garridoi

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Type: Aucasaurus garridoi

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Auca Mahuevo theropod site (Cretaceous of Argentina)

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