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Deinocheirus

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1969Deinocheirus Kielan-Jaworowska p. 37
1970Deinocheirus Osmólska and Roniewicz p. 7
1972Deinocheirus Osmólska et al. p. 104
1977Deinocheirus Rozhdestvensky p. 111
1978Deinocheirus Bonaparte p. 466
1982Deinocheirus Galton p. 273
1983Deinocheirus Barsbold p. 100
1984Deinocheirus Kielan-Jaworowska p. 101
1986Deinocheirus Gauthier p. 10
1988Deinocheirus Carroll
1988Deinocheirus Paul p. 384
1992Deinocheirus Currie p. 246
1997Deinocheirus Barsbold p. 448
1997Deinocheirus Osmólska p. 502
1998Deinocheirus Holtz, Jr. p. 40
2000Deinocheirus Currie p. 449
2003Deinocheirus Rauhut p. 38
2004Deinocheirus Makovicky et al. p. 138
2006Deinocheirus Kobayashi and Barsbold pp. 203-205
2016Deinocheirus Claessens and Loewen p. 11

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptoriformes
Arctometatarsalia
infraorderOrnithomimosauria
genusDeinocheirus

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
H. Osmólska and E. Roniewicz 1970As for the species. Genus monotypic.
Measurements
No measurements are available
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: 10000 kgg
Minimum body mass: 3000 kgg
Thickness: thickinfrao
Architecture: compact or denseinfrao
Ontogeny: accretion, modification of partsinfrao
Grouping: gregariousinfrao
Environment: terrestrialinfrao
Locomotion: actively mobileinfrao
Life habit: ground dwellinginfrao
Diet: herbivoreinfrao
Diet 2: omnivoreinfrao
Reproduction: oviparousinfrao
Dispersal: direct/internalinfrao
Dispersal 2: mobileinfrao
Created: 2005-08-24 13:23:00
Modified: 2005-08-24 15:23:00
Source: g = genus, infrao = infraorder
References: Peczkis 1995, Averianov and Yarkov 2004

Age range: base of the Cenomanian to the top of the Early/Lower Maastrichtian or 100.50000 to 66.00000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Cenomanian - Turonian100.5 - 89.8Mongolia (Omnogov) D. sp. (137857)
Early/Lower Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Mongolia (Omnogov) Megalosauridae indet. (38695)