Genyodectes serus Woodward 1901 (ceratosaur)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: A. S. Woodward. 1901. On some extinct reptiles from Patagonia, of the genera Miolania, Dinilysia, and Genyodectes. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1901(1):169-184

Belongs to Genyodectes according to A. Otero and M. Reguero 2013

See also Ameghino 1904, Ameghino 1906, Bonaparte 1978, Bonaparte 1979, Bonaparte 1984, Bonaparte 1996, Carrano and Sampson 2008, Galton and Molnar 2012, Huene 1926, Huene 1927, Huene 1929, Rauhut 2004, Soto and Perea 2008, Steel 1970, Stromer 1931, Stromer 1934, Tykoski and Rowe 2004 and Woodward 1901

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MLP 26-39, a partial skull. Its type locality is Cañadón Grande, Rio Chubút, which is in an Aptian terrestrial sandstone in the Cerro Barcino Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Cañadón Grande, Rio Chubút

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