Full reference: X. Xu, M. A. Norell, X. Kuang, X. Wang, Q. Zhao and C. Jin. 2004. Basal tyrannosauroids from China and evidence for protofeathers in tyrannosauroids. Nature 431:680-684
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: IVPP V.14243. Its type locality is Lujiatun village 2, Yixian (IVPP), which is in a Barremian/Aptian fluvial-lacustrine sandstone in the Yixian Formation of China.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore
Distribution: found only at Lujiatun village 2, Yixian (IVPP)
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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