†subfamily Tyrannosaurinae Matthew and Brown 1922 (tyrannosaurine)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Tyrannosauridae

Synonym: Shanshanosaurinae Olshevsky 1995

Full reference: W. D. Matthew and B. Brown. 1922. The family Deinodontidae, with notice of a new genus from the Cretaceous of Alberta. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 46(6):367-385

Parent taxon: Tyrannosauridae according to T. D. Carr et al. 2017

See also Carr et al. 2005, Carr et al. 2011, Currie 2000, Currie 2003, Currie et al. 2003, Erickson et al. 2004, Holtz 1997, Holtz 2001, Holtz 2004, Hone et al. 2011, Kuhn 1966, Lehman and Wick 2013, Loewen et al. 2013, Matthew and Brown 1922, Olshevsky 1995, Olshevsky 2000, Paul 1988 and Sereno 1998

Sister taxa: Albertosaurinae, Albertosaurus, Gorgosaurus, Ornithomimus grandis, Tarbosaurus, Tyrannosauripus, Yezosaurus

Subtaxa: Alioramus Daspletosaurus Lythronax Nanotyrannus Nanuqsaurus Tarbosaurini Teratophoneus Tyrannosaurini Tyrannosaurus Tyrannosaurus zhuchengensis Zhuchengtyrannus

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore


• Cretaceous of Canada (14: Alberta, Saskatchewan collections), China (4), Kazakhstan (1), Mexico (1), Mongolia (2), the Russian Federation (1), United States (86: Alaska, Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 109 collections including 111 occurrences

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