Afrovenator Sereno et al. 1994 (tetanuran)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Megalosauridae

Full reference: P. C. Sereno, J. A. Wilson, H. C. E. Larsson, D. B. Dutheil, and H.-D. Sues. 1994. Early Cretaceous dinosaurs from the Sahara. Science 266(5183):267-271

Parent taxon: Megalosauridae according to C. Hendrickx and O. Mateus 2014

See also Benson and Barrett 2009, Carrano et al. 2012, Carrano et al. 2002, Holtz 1995, Holtz 2000, Holtz et al. 2004, Molnar et al. 1996, Rauhut 2003, Rauhut et al. 2018, Sereno 1997, Sereno et al. 1996 and Yates 2005

Sister taxa: Eustreptospondylus, Poekilopleuron, Torvosaurus

Subtaxa: Afrovenator abakensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at In Abaka (Jurassic of Niger)

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