Eotyrannus

Eotyrannus

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Eotyrannus
5.0m-long large theropod
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Diet: carnivorous carnivorous food icon
Period: Early Cretaceous, 127-121 million years ago

Eotyrannus is known from a partial skull and partial skeleton.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Neotherapoda, Tetanurae, Avetherapoda, Coelurosauria, Tyrannoraptora, Tyrannosauroidea
Named by: Hutt, Naish, Martill, Barker and Newberry (2001)
Type species: lengi
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