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Chirostenotes

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Pronounced
kie-ro-sten-oh-teez
Meaning of name
narrow-handed
Length
  1.7m - 2m
Diet
omnivorous
When it lived
Late Jurassic
(79 - 67 million years ago)
Found in
Canada

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Neotherapoda, Tetanurae, Avetherapoda, Coelurosauria, Tyrannoraptora, Maniraptoriformes, Maniraptora, Oviraptorosauria, Caenagnathoidea, Caenagnathidae, Chirostenotes
Named by
Gilmore (1924)
Type species
pergracilis