Shixinggia Lü and Zhang 2005 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Oviraptoridae

Full reference: J.-C. Lü and B.-K. Zhang. 2005. A new oviraptorid (theropod: Oviraptorosauria) from the Upper Cretaceous of the Nanxiong Basin, Guangdong province of southern China. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 44(3):412-422

Parent taxon: Oviraptoridae according to J. Lü et al. 2015

See also Lamanna et al. 2014, Lü and Zhang 2005 and Xu and Han 2010

Sister taxa: Ajancingenia, Banji, Citipati, Conchoraptor, Corythoraptor, Ingeniinae, Luoyanggia, Nankangia, Nomingia, Oviraptor, Oviraptorinae, Rinchenia, Tongtianlong, Wulatelong, Yulong

Subtaxa: Shixinggia oblita

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution: found only at Luyuan, Shixing (BPV) (Cretaceous of China)

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