Khaan

Khaan

kahn

'ruler'

1.8m-long small theropod

Diet: omnivorous

Country: Mongolia

Period: Late Cretaceous, 81-75 million years ago

This dinosaur is known from 3 skeletons with skulls. It is a beaked dinosaur very similar to Oviraptor, Ingenia and Conchoraptor.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Neotherapoda, Tetanurae, Avetherapoda, Coelurosauria, Tyrannoraptora, Maniraptoriformes, Maniraptora, Oviraptorosauria, Caenagnathoidea, Oviraptoridae, Ingeniinae

Named by: Clark, Norell and Barsbold (2001)

Type species: mckennai

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