Sinocalliopteryx Ji et al. 2007 (compsognathid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Compsognathidae

Full reference: S. Ji, Q. Ji, J. and C. Yuan. 2007. A new giant compsognathid dinosaur with long filamentous integuments from Lower Cretaceous of northeastern China. Acta Geologica Sinica 81(1):8-15

Parent taxon: Compsognathidae according to Q. Ji 2008

See also Ji et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Aniksosaurus, Aristosuchus, Compsognathinae, Compsognathus, Huaxiagnathus, Mirischia, Nqwebasaurus, Ornitholestes, Scipionyx

Subtaxa: Sinocalliopteryx gigas

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Hengdaozi, Sihetun (Cretaceous of China)

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