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Bambiraptor

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2000Bambiraptor Burnham et al. p. 2
2001Bambiraptor Norell et al. p. 13
2003Bambiraptor Rauhut p. 37
2004Bambiraptor Burnham et al. p. 42A
2004Bambiraptor Currie and Varricchio pp. 126-127 fig. 4.8
2004Bambiraptor Norell and Makovicky p. 198
2004Bambiraptor Senter et al. p. 2 fig. 2
2007Bambiraptor Smith p. 104
2008Bambiraptor Godefroit et al. p. 432
2009Bambiraptor Longrich and Currie fig. 3
2011Bambiraptor Gianechini et al. p. 285
2012Bambiraptor Gong et al. p. 82
2012Bambiraptor Prieto-Marquez et al. p. 128
2013Bambiraptor Larson and Currie p. 7
2014Bambiraptor Hendrickx and Mateus
2014Bambiraptor Williamson and Brusatte p. 17
2015Bambiraptor White et al. p. 3

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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
genusBambiraptor

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
D. A. Burnham et al. 2000Jugal with row of foramina along ventral margin; scapula with large, medially directed acromion; distinct, short scapulocoracoid suture; coracoid with neck or peduncle forming part of glenoid; coracoid foramen absent; 13 dentary teeth, 9 maxillary teeth; ratio of humerus plus ulna to the femur large (H+U/F = 1.68); pubis with distal shaft and boot rotated posterodorsally; ischium with small proximal dorsal process; femur strongly recurved laterally and posteriorly.
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: Campanian or 83.60000 to 72.10000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Santonian - Early/Lower Campanian85.8 - 70.6USA (Montana) B. feinbergi (22689)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (Montana) B. feinbergi (61843)