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Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Dryptosauridae
It was synonymized subjectively with Megalosauridae by Hay (1902); it was synonymized subjectively with Dinodontidae by Matthew and Brown (1922); it was synonymized subjectively with Megalosaurinidae by Steel (1970).
It was assigned to Carnosauria by Huene (1927); to Theropoda by Marsh (1890), Marsh (1895), Marsh (1896) and Carroll (1988); and to Carnosauria by Russell (1984) and Dong (1992).
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