Rapator ornitholestoides Huene 1932 (allosauroid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Neovenatoridae

Full reference: F. v. Huene. 1932. Die fossile Reptil-Ordnung Saurischia, ihre Entwicklung und Geschichte [The fossil reptile order Saurischia, their development and history]. Monographien zur Geologie und Palaeontologie, serie 1 4(1-2):1-361

Belongs to Rapator according to M. A. White et al. 2013

See also Agnolin et al. 2010, Carrano et al. 2012, Holtz et al. 2004, Huene 1932, Molnar 1980, Molnar 1980, Molnar 1991, Molnar 1996, Molnar et al. 1981, Olshevsky 1981, Paul 1988 and Steel 1970

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH R.3718, a limb element (left metacarpal I). Its type locality is Wollaston, Lightning Ridge, which is in a Cenomanian estuary/bay claystone in the Griman Creek Formation of Australia.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Wollaston, Lightning Ridge

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