Sarcosaurus Andrews 1921 (coelophysoid)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: C. W. Andrews. 1921. On some remains of a theropodous dinosaur from the Lower Lias of Barrow-on-Soar. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, series 9 8:570-576

Parent taxon: Coelophysoidea according to M. T. Carrano et al. 2005

See also Andrews 1921, Carrano and Sampson 2004, Gauthier 1986, Kurzanov 1989, Naish and Martill 2007, Nopcsa 1928, Paul 1988, Romer 1956, Romer 1966, Rowe 1989, Rowe and Gauthier 1990, Steel 1970, Tatarinov 1964, Tykoski and Rowe 2004 and Welles 1984

Sister taxa: Camposaurus, Coelophysidae, Coelophysis, Dilophosaurus, Dracoraptor, Gojirasaurus, Lepidus, Liliensternus, Longosaurus, Lophostropheus, Podokesauridae, Procompsognathus, Sarcosaurus andrewsi, Segisaurus, Syntarsus, Zupaysaurus

Subtaxa: Sarcosaurus woodi

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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