Byronosaurus jaffei Norell et al. 2000 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Troodontidae

Full reference: M. A. Norell, P. J. Makovicky, and J. M. Clark. 2000. A new troodontid theropod from Ukhaa Tolgod, Mongolia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 20(1):7-11

Belongs to Byronosaurus according to G. S. Bever and M. A. Norell 2009

See also Gao et al. 2012, Godefroit et al. 2008, Godefroit et al. 2009, Longrich et al. 2010, Lü et al. 2010, Makovicky et al. 2003, Makovicky and Norell 2004, Norell and Hwang 2004, Norell et al. 2000, Norell et al. 2009, Rauhut 2003, Sánchez-Hernández et al. 2007, Senter et al. 2004, Turner et al. 2007 and Zanno et al. 2011

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IGM 100/983, a skull. Its type locality is Ankylosaur Flats, Ukhaa Tolgod, which is in a Campanian eolian sandstone in the Djadokhta Formation of Mongolia.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Mongolia (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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