Lophostropheus

Lophostropheus

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'crested verebra'

6.2m-long large theropod

Diet: carnivorous

Country: France

Period: Early Jurassic, 203-196 million years ago

Our knowledge of Lophostropheus is based on a tooth, vertebrae and part of a pelvis.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia

Named by: Ezcurra and Cuny 2007 (1993)

Type species: airelensis

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