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Microvenator

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Caenagnathidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1970Microvenator Ostrom p. 71 figs. Pl. 11L-N, 12A-P, 13A-E
1980Microvenator Molnar p. 137
1983Microvenator Zhao p. 304
1984Microvenator Russell p. 23
1985Microvenator Currie and Russell p. 25
1988Microvenator Carroll
1988Microvenator Paul p. 372
1990Microvenator Osmolska p. 149
1994Microvenator Russell and Dong p. 2123
1996Microvenator Holtz, Jr. p. 42A
1997Microvenator Mackovicky and Sues p. 62A
1998Microvenator Makovicky and Sues p. 15 fig. 15
2000Microvenator Holtz, Jr. p. 13 fig. 5
2003Microvenator Rauhut p. 156
2004Microvenator Lü et al. p. 112 fig. 8
2004Microvenator Osmólska et al. p. 167
2004Microvenator Senter et al. p. 5
2005Microvenator Lü and Zhang p. 417
2009Microvenator Balanoff et al. p. 2
2013Microvenator Longrich et al. p. 37
2014Microvenator Lamanna et al. p. 10 fig. 6
2015Microvenator Lü et al.
2015Microvenator Tsuihiji et al. p. 61
2016Microvenator Funston and Currie p. 14

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
RankNameAuthor
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptora
infraorderOviraptorosauria
superfamilyCaenagnathoideaSternberg 1940
familyCaenagnathidae
genusMicrovenator

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
partNmean
femur circumference135.0
tibia circumference133.0

Composition: hydroxyapatiteinfrao
Entire body: yesg
Adult length: 1.0 to < 10infrao
Adult width: 0.1 to < 1.0infrao
Adult height: 1.0 to < 10infrao
Maximum body mass: 3 kgg
Minimum body mass: 1 kgg
Thickness: intermediateinfrao
Architecture: compact or denseinfrao
Ontogeny: accretion, modification of partsinfrao
Grouping: solitaryo
Environment: terrestrialinfrao
Locomotion: actively mobileinfrao
Life habit: ground dwellinginfrao
Depth habitat: surfaceinfrao
Diet: omnivoreinfrao
Reproduction: oviparousinfrao
Dispersal: direct/internalinfrao
Dispersal 2: mobileinfrao
Created: 2005-08-24 13:24:06
Modified: 2005-08-24 15:24:06
Source: g = genus, infrao = infraorder, o = order
References: Kiessling 2004, Peczkis 1995, Averianov and Yarkov 2004, Marsh 1875

Age range: Albian or 113.00000 to 100.50000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Aptian - Albian125.0 - 100.5USA (Wyoming) M. celer (137566)
Albian113.0 - 100.5USA (Wyoming) M. celer (50498)
Albian113.0 - 100.5USA (Montana) M. celer (47346) M. sp. (55246)