Shuvuuia Chiappe et al. 1998 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Full reference: L. M. Chiappe, M. A. Norell, and J. M. Clark. 1998. The skull of a relative of the stem-group bird Mononykus. Nature 392:275-278

Parent taxon: Parvicursorinae according to X. Xu et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Ceratonykini, Linhenykus, Mononykini, Parvicursor

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Mongolia (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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