Full reference: X. Xu, J. M. Clark, C. A. Forster, M. A. Norell, G. M. Erickson, D. A. Eberth, C. Jai and Q. Zhao. 2006. A basal tyrannosauroid dinosaur from the Late Jurassic of China. Nature 439:715-718
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: IVPP V14531. Its type locality is TBB2002, Wucaiwan, which is in an Oxfordian mire/swamp mudstone in the Shishugou Formation of China.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore
Distribution: found only at TBB2002, Wucaiwan
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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