Sinornithosaurus millenii Xu et al. 1999 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae

Alternative combinations: Sinornithosaurus milleni, Sinornithosaurus millennii

Full reference: X. Xu, X.-L. Wang, and X.-C. Wu. 1999. A dromaeosaurid dinosaur with a filamentous integument from the Yixian Formation of China. Nature 401:262-266

Belongs to Sinornithosaurus according to N. R. Longrich and P. J. Currie 2009

See also Amiot et al. 2010, Burnham et al. 2000, Currie 2003, Gianechini et al. 2011, Godefroit et al. 2008, Gong et al. 2012, Liu et al. 2004, Norell and Hwang 2004, Norell and Makovicky 2004, Prieto-Marquez et al. 2012, Rauhut 2003, Ruiz-OmeƱaca and Canudo 2003, Senter et al. 2004, Turner et al. 2007, Xu et al. 1999, Xu and Wu 2001 and Zheng et al. 2009

Sister taxon: Sinornithosaurus haoiana

Type specimen: IVPP V.12811, a skeleton. Its type locality is Sihetun, lower Yixian (general), which is in a Barremian/Aptian lacustrine shale/siltstone in the Yixian Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Sihetun, lower Yixian (general)

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