Carnotaurus sastrei Bonaparte 1985 (ceratosaur)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Abelisauridae

Full reference: J. F. Bonaparte. 1985. A horned Cretaceous carnosaur from Patagonia. National Geographic Research 1(1):149-151

Belongs to Carnotaurus according to M. T. Carrano and S. D. Sampson 2008

See also Bonaparte 1985, Bonaparte 1986, Bonaparte 1991, Bonaparte 1996, Bonaparte et al. 1990, Burch and Carrano 2012, Candeiro et al. 2012, Candeiro and Harris 2012, Candeiro and Martinelli 2005, Candeiro et al. 2006, Chatterjee and Rudra 1996, Christiansen and Tschopp 2010, Coria and Arcucci 2004, Coria et al. 2006, Delcourt and Grillo 2014, Ezcurra et al. 2010, Filippi et al. 2016, Furtado et al. 2013, Juárez Valieri et al. 2004, Juárez Valieri and Fiorelli 2004, Juárez Valieri et al. 2007, Juárez Valieri et al. 2011, Knoll et al. 1999, Lamanna et al. 2002, Malkani 2007, Martínez et al. 2004, Molnar 1991, Naish 1999, Norell and Makovicky 1997, Novas 1997, Novas 1997, Novas et al. 2004, Paul 1988, Paulina Carabajal and Currie 2012, Prasad and Sahni 1999, Rauhut 2003, Rowe et al. 1997, Ruiz et al. 2011, Salgado et al. 2009, Sampson et al. 1996, Sampson and Witmer 2007, Sereno et al. 2008, Smith et al. 2010, Tykoski and Rowe 2004, Vickaryous and Ryan 1997, Vila et al. 2011 and White et al. 2015

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MACN-CH 894, a skeleton. Its type locality is Estancia Pocho Sastre, 8th Paleontological Expedition, which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian terrestrial siliciclastic in the La Colonia Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Estancia Pocho Sastre, 8th Paleontological Expedition

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