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Sinornithosaurus

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1999Sinornithosaurus Xu et al. p. 262
2001Sinornithosaurus Norell et al. p. 13
2001Sinornithosaurus Xu and Wu p. 1740
2003Sinornithosaurus Currie p. 56
2003Sinornithosaurus Rauhut p. 37
2003Sinornithosaurus Ruiz-Omeñaca and Canudo p. 293
2004Sinornithosaurus Burnham et al. p. 42A
2004Sinornithosaurus Norell and Hwang p. 8
2004Sinornithosaurus Norell and Makovicky p. 198
2004Sinornithosaurus Senter et al. p. 2 fig. 2
2004Sinornithosaurus Xu and Wang p. 116
2007Sinornithosaurus Ji and Ji p. 340
2007Sinornithosaurus Turner et al. pp. 9-10 fig. 5
2008Sinornithosaurus Godefroit et al. p. 432
2009Sinornithosaurus Knoll and Ruiz-Omeñaca p. 610
2009Sinornithosaurus Longrich and Currie fig. 3
2009Sinornithosaurus Xing et al. p. 669
2010Sinornithosaurus Amiot et al. p. 351
2011Sinornithosaurus Gianechini et al. p. 283
2012Sinornithosaurus Gong et al. p. 82
2012Sinornithosaurus Prieto-Marquez et al. p. 127
2014Sinornithosaurus Pei 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()
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
familyDromaeosauridae
genusSinornithosaurus

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: terrestrialf
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: ground dwellingf
Diet: carnivoref
Reproduction: oviparousf
Dispersal: direct/internalo
Dispersal 2: mobileo
Created: 2005-09-11 17:04:18
Modified: 2005-09-11 19:04:18
Source: f = family, o = order
References: Kiessling 2004, Holtz et al. 2000, Marsh 1875

Age range: Early/Lower Aptian or 125.45000 to 122.46000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Barremian - Early/Lower Aptian130.0 - 122.46China (Liaoning) S. millenii (52888)
Early/Lower Aptian125.45 - 122.46China (Liaoning) S. haoiana (67611)