Caudipteryx Ji et al. 1998 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Caudipterygidae

Full reference: Q. Ji, P. J. Currie, M. A. Norell and S.-A. Ji. 1998. Two feathered dinosaurs from northeastern China. Nature 393:753-762

Parent taxon: Caudipterygidae according to J. Lü et al. 2015

See also Currie 2003, Dyke and Norell 2005, Ezcurra 2009, Ji et al. 1998, Lamanna et al. 2014, Longrich et al. 2013, Lü et al. 2004, Lü and Zhang 2005, Maryanska et al. 2002, Osmólska et al. 2004, Rauhut 2003, Ruiz-Omeñaca and Canudo 2003, Senter et al. 2004, Sereno et al. 2008, Xu and Han 2010, Xu et al. 2007 and Zhou and Wang 2000

Sister taxon: Similicaudipteryx

Subtaxa: Caudipteryx dongi Caudipteryx zoui

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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