Sinvenator

Sinvenator

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'Chinese hunter'
Sinvenator
1.0m-long small theropod
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Diet: carnivorous carnivorous food icon
Country: China
Period: Early Cretaceous, 127-121 million years ago

A partial skeleton and skulls of Sinvenator have been found.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Neotherapoda, Tetanurae, Avetherapoda, Coelurosauria, Tyrannoraptora, Maniraptoriformes, Maniraptora, Paraves, Eumaniraptoria, Troodontidae
Named by: Xu, Norell, Wang, Makovicky and Wu (2002)
Type species: changii
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