Appalachiosaurus Carr et al. 2005 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Alternative spelling: Appallachisaurus

Full reference: T. D. Carr, T. E. Williamson, and D. R. Schwimmer. 2005. A new genus and species of tyrannosauroid from the Late Cretaceous (Middle Campanian) Demopolis formation of Alabama. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 25(1):119-143

Parent taxon: Tyrannosauroidea according to T. D. Carr et al. 2017

See also Averianov 2007, Carr et al. 2005, Carr et al. 2011, Dalman 2013, Hone et al. 2011, Knight et al. 2011, Li et al. 2009, Lu et al. 2014, Weishampel 2006 and Yun 2017

Sister taxa: Alectrosaurus, Alioramini, Aublysodon, Aviatyrannis, Bagaraatan, Bistahieversor, Calamosaurus, Chingkankousaurus, Deinodon, Dilong, Diplotomodon, Dryptosaurus, Eotyrannus, Juratyrant, Labocania, Proceratosauridae, Raptorex, Santanaraptor, Stokesosaurus, Teihivenator, Timimus, Timurlengia, Tomodon horrificus, Tyrannosauridae, Tyrannosaurus lanpingensis, Xiongguanlong

Subtaxa: Appalachiosaurus montgomeriensis

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Type: Appalachiosaurus montgomeriensis

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Turnipseed Dinosaur Site (RMM) (Cretaceous of Alabama)

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