Mirischia Naish et al. 2004 (compsognathid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Compsognathidae

Full reference: D. Naish, D. M. Martill, and E. Frey. 2004. Ecology, systematics, and biogeographic relationships of dinosaurs, including a new theropod, from the Santana Formation (?Albian, Early Cretaceous) of Brazil. Historical Biology 2004:1-14

Parent taxon: Compsognathidae according to O. W. M. Rauhut et al. 2010

See also Martínez and Novas 2006, Naish et al. 2004 and Peyer 2006

Sister taxa: Aniksosaurus, Aristosuchus, Compsognathinae, Compsognathus, Huaxiagnathus, Nqwebasaurus, Ornitholestes, Scipionyx, Sinocalliopteryx

Subtaxa: Mirischia asymmetrica

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Araripina region (general) (Cretaceous of Brazil)

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