Hagryphus

Hagryphus

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'Ha (Egyptian god of the western desert) griffin'
Hagryphus
3.0m-long small theropod
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Diet: omnivorous omnivorous food icon
Country: USA
Period: , 76-75 million years ago

Hagryphus is known from only a left hand, fragmentary metatarsals and pedal phalanges (part of a foot), so this reconstruction is based on these and Chirostenotes, a very similar dinosaur.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Neotherapoda, Tetanurae, Avetherapoda, Coelurosauria, Tyrannoraptora, Maniraptoriformes, Maniraptora, Oviraptorosauria
Named by: Zanno and Sampson (2005)
Type species: giganteus
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