Cryolophosaurus ellioti Hammer and Hickerson 1994 (tetanuran)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: W. R. Hammer and W. J. Hickerson. 1994. A crested theropod dinosaur from Antarctica. Science 264:828-830

Belongs to Cryolophosaurus according to M. T. Carrano et al. 2012

See also Coria et al. 2013, Delsate and Ezcurra 2014, Gasparini et al. 1996, Hammer and Hickerson 1994, Holtz et al. 2004, Langer et al. 2010, Martill et al. 2016, Molnar et al. 1996, Rich 1996, Smith et al. 2005, Smith and Pol 2007 and Vickaryous and Ryan 1997

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: FMNH PR 1821, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Mt. Kirkpatrick, Beardmore Glacier, which is in a Sinemurian/Pliensbachian fluvial siltstone in the Hanson Formation of Antarctica.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Mt. Kirkpatrick, Beardmore Glacier

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