Deltadromeus Sereno et al. 1996 (ceratosaur)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: P. C. Sereno, D. B. Dutheil, M. Iarochene, H. C. E. Larsson, G. H. Lyon, P. M. Magwene, C. A. Sidor, D. J. Varricchio, and J. A. Wilson. 1996. Predatory dinosaurs from the Sahara and Late Cretaceous faunal differentiation. Science 272:986-991

Parent taxon: Ceratosauria according to F. A. Gianechini et al. 2015

See also Carrano and Sampson 2008, Holtz et al. 2004, Novas et al. 2004, Novas et al. 2006, Rauhut 2003, Sereno 1997, Sereno 1998, Sereno et al. 1996, Sereno et al. 2004, Tortosa et al. 2013 and Yates 2005

Sister taxa: Abelisauroidea, Berberosaurus, Betasuchus, Ceratosauridae, Ceratosauroidea, Ceratosaurus, Ceratosaurus roechlingi, Dolichosuchus, Elaphrosaurus, Genyodectes, Labrosaurus stechowi, Limusaurus, Megalosaurus meriani, Neoceratosauria, Orthogoniosaurus, Pterospondylus, Spinostropheus, Velocipes

Subtaxa: Deltadromeus agilis

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Egypt (4 collections), Morocco (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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