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Therizinosaurus

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Therizinosauridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Therizinosaurus Maleev p. 108 figs. 2-3
1976Therizinosaurus Barsbold pp. 76-78
1977Therizinosaurus Rozhdestvensky p. 112
1978Therezinosaurus Bonaparte p. 466
1983Therizinosaurus Barsbold p. 102
1988Therizinosaurus Carroll
1992Therizinosaurus Currie p. 243
1994Therizinosaurus Russell and Dong pp. 2119-2120
1995Therizinosaurus Clark et al. p. 24A
1997Therizinosaurus Barsbold p. 448
1997Therizinosaurus Russell p. 729
1997Therizinosaurus Ryan and Vickaryous p. 171
2000Therizinosaurus Currie pp. 439-440
2001Therizinosaurus Zhang et al. p. 284
2002Therezinosaurus Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Therizinosaurus Xu et al. p. 230
2003Therizinosaurus Rauhut p. 41
2004Therizinosaurus Clark et al. p. 152
2004Therizinosaurus Zanno p. 134A
2006Therizinosaurus Zanno p. 648
2007Therizinosaurus Li et al. p. 545
2012Therizinosaurus Senter et al. p. 11 fig. 7
2013Therizinosaurus Pu et al.

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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
Maniraptoriformes
TherizinosauriaRussell 1997
superfamilyTherizinosauroidea
familyTherizinosauridae
genusTherizinosaurus

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
No measurements are available
Composition: hydroxyapatiteo
Entire body: yeso
Adult length: 10 to < 100o
Adult width: 1.0 to < 10o
Adult height: 1.0 to < 10o
Architecture: compact or denseo
Ontogeny: accretion, modification of partso
Grouping: solitaryo
Environment: terrestrialsuperf
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: ground dwellingsuperf
Diet: herbivoresuperf
Reproduction: oviparoussuperf
Dispersal: direct/internalo
Dispersal 2: mobileo
Created: 2005-09-11 17:03:44
Modified: 2005-09-11 19:03:44
Source: superf = superfamily, o = order
References: Kiessling 2004, Holtz et al. 2000, Marsh 1875

Age range: Maastrichtian or 72.10000 to 66.00000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0Mongolia (Omnogov) T. cheloniformis (88554 179625)