Beipiaosaurus Xu et al. 1999 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Full reference: X. Xu, Z.-L. Tang, and X.-L. Wang. 1999. A therizinosauroid dinosaur with integumentary structures from China. Nature 399:350-354

Parent taxon: Therizinosauroidea according to H. Pu et al. 2013

See also Clark et al. 2004, Currie 2003, Ji et al. 2007, Kirkland et al. 2004, Li 2008, Li et al. 2007, Li et al. 2008, Rauhut 2003, Ruiz-OmeƱaca and Canudo 2003, Xu et al. 1999, Xu et al. 2002, Xu et al. 2009, Zanno 2004, Zanno 2006 and Zanno 2010

Sister taxa: Alxasauridae, Alxasaurus, Dendroolithidae, Martharaptor, Therizinosauridae

Subtaxa: Beipiaosaurus inexpectus

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Type: Beipiaosaurus inexpectus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Jianchang (Cretaceous of China)

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