Alternative combination: Sinovenator changi
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
See also Bever and Norell 2009, Makovicky et al. 2003, Makovicky and Norell 2004, Norell and Hwang 2004, Norell et al. 2009, Prieto-Marquez et al. 2012, Turner et al. 2007, Xu et al. 2002 and Zanno et al. 2011
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: IVPP V12615, a partial skeleton (disarticulated partial skull and skeleton). Its type locality is Lujiatun village, Beipiao (IVPP), which is in an Aptian fluvial tuff in the Yixian Formation of China.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore
• Cretaceous of China (2 collections)
Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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