Protarchaeopteryx

Prot-archaeopteryx

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'before Archaeopteryx'
Protarchaeopteryx
2.0m-long small theropod
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Diet: carnivorous carnivorous food icon
Country: China
Period: Early Cretaceous, 122-120 million years ago

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Neotherapoda, Tetanurae, Avetherapoda, Coelurosauria, Tyrannoraptora, Maniraptoriformes, Maniraptora, Paraves, Eumaniraptora
Named by: Ji and Ji (1997)
Type species: robusta
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