Sinovenator Xu et al. 2002 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Troodontidae

Full reference: X. Xu, M. A. Norell, X.-l. Wang, P. J. Makovicky, and X.-c. Wu. 2002. A basal troodontid from the Early Cretaceous of China. Nature 415:780-784

Parent taxon: Troodontidae according to T. Tsuihiji et al. 2014

See also Bever and Norell 2009, Burnham et al. 2004, Gianechini et al. 2011, Godefroit et al. 2013, Makovicky et al. 2003, Makovicky and Norell 2004, Norell and Hwang 2004, Norell et al. 2009, Ruiz-OmeƱaca and Canudo 2003, Senter et al. 2004, Xing et al. 2009, Xu et al. 2002 and Zanno et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Archaeornithoides, Borogovia, Bradycneme, Byronosaurus, Euronychodon, Geminiraptor, Gobivenator, Heptasteornis, Jianianhualong, Jinfengopteryx, Koparion, Laelaps cristatus, Laelaps laevifrons, Linhevenator, Mei, Ornithodesmus cluniculus, Pectinodon, Philovenator, Saurornithoides, Sinornithoides, Sinovenatorinae, Sinusonasus, Talos, Tochisaurus, Troodon, Troodontinae, Xixiasaurus, Zanabazar

Subtaxa: Sinovenator changii

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Type: Sinovenator changii

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore


• Cretaceous of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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