Full reference: S. Hwang, M. A. Norell, Q. Ji and K. Gao. 2004. A large compsognathid from the Early Cretaceous Yixian Formation of China. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 2(1):13-30
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: CAGS-IG02-301, a skeleton. Its type locality is Dabangou village, Sihetun, which is in a Barremian/Aptian terrestrial claystone in the Yixian Formation of China.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore
Distribution: found only at Dabangou village, Sihetun
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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