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Sinvenator

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A partial skeleton and skulls of Sinvenator have been found.

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Pronounced
sien-oh-vee-nay-tor
Meaning of name
Chinese hunter
Length
estimated  1m
Diet
carnivorous
When it lived
Early Cretaceous
(127 - 121 million years ago)
Found in
Peoples Republic of China

Taxonomic details

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