'Chinese beautiful feather'
2.37m-long small theropod
Sinocalliopteryx is known from a complete skeleton with preserved filamentous integumentary structures (hair-like 'protofeathers'). Part of the leg of a dromaeosaurid (a small, fast-moving dinosaur that walked on 2 legs) and also some gastroliths (stomach stones) were found in its abdomen.
Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia
Named by: Ji, Ji, Lü and Yuan (2007)
Type species: gigas