Liliensternus Welles 1984 (neotheropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: S. P. Welles. 1984. Dilophosaurus wetherilli (Dinosauria, Theropoda): osteology and comparisons. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 185:85-180

Parent taxon: Neotheropoda according to R. N. Martinez and C. Apaldetti 2017

See also Barco and Ruiz-Ome├▒aca 2001, Carrano et al. 2005, Carrano et al. 2002, Carrano and Sampson 2004, Ezcurra and Cuny 2007, Ezcurra and Novas 2007, Gauthier 1986, Naish and Martill 2007, Novas 1992, Paul 1988, Paul 1993, Rauhut 2003, Rauhut and Hungerb├╝hler 2000, Rowe 1989, Rowe and Gauthier 1990, Sereno 1997, Sereno 1998, Sereno 1999, Tykoski and Rowe 2004, Welles 1984 and Yates 2005

Sister taxa: Averostra, Coelophysidae, Coelophysoidea, Dinoaves, Dracovenator, Notatesseraeraptor, Tachiraptor, Zupaysaurus

Subtaxa: Liliensternus liliensterni

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore


• Triassic of Germany (4 collections), Switzerland (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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