Megalosauripus Lessertisseur 1955 (theropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Eubrontidae

Synonyms: Bueckeburgichnus Kuhn 1958, Chodjapilesaurus Amanniyazov 1985, Karkushosauropus Novikov and Dzhalilov 1993, Khodjapilosaurus Amanniyazov 1985, Shirkentosauropus Novikov 1991, Turkmenosaurus Amanniyazov 1985

Parent taxon: Eubrontidae according to N. L. Razzolini et al. 2017

See also Antunes 1976, Haubold 1971, Kuhn 1958, Kuhn 1963, Lockley 2000, Lockley et al. 1996, Lockley et al. 2000 and Thulborn 2001

Sister taxa: Chapus, Jinlijingpus, Lufengopus

Subtaxa: Bueckeburgichnus maximus Chodjapilesaurus krimholzi Megalosauripus teutonicus Megalosauripus transjuranicus Megalosauripus uzbekistanicus

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Type: Megalosauropus uzbekistanicus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of China (1 collection), Spain (1)

• Jurassic to Cretaceous of China (1)

• Jurassic of Germany (2), Morocco (1), Poland (2), Portugal (2), Spain (3), Switzerland (5), Tajikistan (1), Turkmenistan (1), the United Kingdom (2), United States (6: Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Utah), Uzbekistan (2)

Total: 30 collections including 32 occurrences

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