Macroelongatoolithus Li et al. 1995 (theropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Elongatoolithidae

Synonyms: Boletuoolithus Bray 1998, Longiteresoolithus Wang and Zhou 1995, Megafusoolithus Wang et al. 2010

Parent taxon: Elongatoolithidae according to D. J. Simon et al. 2019

See also Bray 1998, Fang et al. 2003, Jin et al. 2007, Liang et al. 2009, Tanaka et al. 2011, Zelenitsky et al. 2000 and Zelenitsky and Currie 2004

Sister taxa: Continuoolithus, Ellipsoolithus, Elongatoolithus, Heishanoolithus, Macroolithus, Nanhsiungoolithus, Paraelongatoolithus, Porituberoolithus, Spongioolithus, Trachoolithus, Undulatoolithus

Subtaxa: Macroelongatoolithus carlylei Macroelongatoolithus goseongensis Macroelongatoolithus xixiaensis Macroelongatoolithus zhangi Megafusoolithus qiaoxianensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of China (5 collections), United States (9: Idaho, Nevada, Utah)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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