Dilong paradoxus Xu et al. 2004 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

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

Belongs to Dilong according to X. Xu et al. 2004

See also Carr et al. 2017, Chiappe and Göhlich 2010, Hone et al. 2011, Naish and Martill 2007, Xing et al. 2009 and Zanno et al. 2009

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)

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