†subfamily Albertosaurinae Currie et al. 2003 (tyrannosaurid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Tyrannosauridae

Full reference: P. J. Currie, J. H. Hurum, and K. Sabath. 2003. Skull structure and evolution in tyrannosaurid dinosaurs. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 48(2):227-234

Parent taxon: Tyrannosauridae according to T. R. Holtz 2004

See also Currie 2003 and Currie et al. 2003

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

Subtaxa: none

Type: Albertosaurus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Pipestone Creek Bonebed (RTMP) (Cretaceous of Alberta)

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