Full reference: Z.-H. Zhou and X.-L. Wang. 2000. A new species of Caudipteryx from the Yixian Formation of Liaoning, northeast China. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 38(2):111-127
Sister taxon: Caudipteryx zoui
Type specimen: IVPP V.12344, a partial skeleton (incomplete individual with nearly complete forelimbs, hindlimbs, pelves and feather impressions). Its type locality is Zhangjiagou, Sihetun (IVPP), which is in a Barremian/Aptian terrestrial horizon in the Yixian Formation of China.
Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore
Distribution: found only at Zhangjiagou, Sihetun (IVPP)
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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