Procompsognathus

Pro-compsognathus

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'before Compsognathus'

1.0m-long large theropod

Diet: carnivorous

Country: Germany

Period: Late Triassic, 221-210 million years ago

Procompsognathus was similar to Ornitholestes. The only specimen is badly crushed.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Neotherapoda, Ceratosauria, Coelophysoidea

Named by: Fraas (1913)

Type species: triassicus

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