Deltadromeus

Deltadromeus

del-tah-drohm-ee-us

'delta runner'

8.1m-long small theropod

Diet: carnivorous

Country: Morocco

Period: Late Cretaceous, 99-94 million years ago

Deltadromeus is known from a single partial skeleton.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Neotherapoda, Tetanurae, Avetherapoda, Coelurosauria

Named by: Sereno, Duthiel, Iarochene, Larsson, Lyon, Magwene, Sidor, Varricchio and Wilson (1996)

Type species: agilis

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