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Coelophysidae

Index Coelophysidae

Coelophysidae is a family of primitive carnivorous theropod dinosaurs. [1]

31 relations: Camposaurus, Charles Lewis Camp, Cladistics, Cladogram, Coelophysis, Coelophysis bauri, Coelophysis kayentakatae, Coelophysis rhodesiensis, Coelophysoidea, Dilophosauridae, Dinosaur, Early Jurassic, Edward Drinker Cope, Fenestra, Franz Nopcsa von Felső-Szilvás, Furcula, Genus, Late Triassic, Lepidus praecisio, Liliensternus, Lucianovenator, Neotheropoda, Panguraptor, Paul Sereno, Procompsognathus, Pterospondylus, Segisaurus, Theropoda, Timeline of coelophysoid research, Type (biology), Zupaysaurus.

Camposaurus

Camposaurus is a coelophysoid dinosaur genus from the Norian stage of the Late Triassic period of North America.

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Charles Lewis Camp

Charles Lewis Camp (March 12, 1893 Jamestown, North Dakota – August 14, 1975 San Jose, California) was a palaeontologist and zoologist, working from the University of California, Berkeley.

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Cladistics

Cladistics (from Greek κλάδος, cládos, i.e., "branch") is an approach to biological classification in which organisms are categorized in groups ("clades") based on the most recent common ancestor.

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Cladogram

A cladogram (from Greek clados "branch" and gramma "character") is a diagram used in cladistics to show relations among organisms.

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Coelophysis

Coelophysis is an extinct genus of coelophysid theropod dinosaur that lived approximately 203 to 196 million years ago during the latter part of the Triassic Period in what is now the southwestern United States and also in South Africa and Zimbabwe.

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Coelophysis bauri

Coelophysis bauri is an extinct species of coelophysid dinosaur that lived 209-201 million years ago during the latter part of the Triassic Period in what is now the southwestern United States.

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Coelophysis kayentakatae

Coelophysis kayentakatae is an extinct species of coelophysid dinosaur that lived approximately 196 million years ago during the early part of the Jurassic Period in what is now the southwestern United States.

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Coelophysis rhodesiensis

Coelophysis rhodesiensis is an extinct species of coelophysid theropod dinosaur that lived approximately 188 million years ago during the early part of the Jurassic Period in what is now Africa.

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Coelophysoidea

Coelophysoids were common dinosaurs of the Late Triassic and Early Jurassic periods.

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Dilophosauridae

Dilophosauridae is a family of medium to large sized theropod dinosaursHendrickx, C., Hartman, S.A., & Mateus, O. (2015).

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Dinosaur

Dinosaurs are a diverse group of reptiles of the clade Dinosauria.

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Early Jurassic

The Early Jurassic epoch (in chronostratigraphy corresponding to the Lower Jurassic series) is the earliest of three epochs of the Jurassic period.

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Edward Drinker Cope

Edward Drinker Cope (July 28, 1840 – April 12, 1897) was an American paleontologist and comparative anatomist, as well as a noted herpetologist and ichthyologist.

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Fenestra

A fenestra (plural fenestrae) in anatomy, zoology and biology, is any small opening or pore.

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Franz Nopcsa von Felső-Szilvás

Baron Franz Nopcsa von Felső-Szilvás (also Baron Nopcsa von Felső-Szilvás, Baron Nopcsa, Ferenc Nopcsa, báró felsőszilvási Nopcsa Ferenc, Baron Franz Nopcsa, and Franz Baron Nopcsa) (May 3, 1877 – April 25, 1933) was a Hungarian-born aristocrat, adventurer, scholar, and paleontologist.

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Furcula

The furcula ("little fork" in Latin) or wishbone is a forked bone found in birds and some dinosaurs, and is formed by the fusion of the two clavicles.

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Genus

A genus (genera) is a taxonomic rank used in the biological classification of living and fossil organisms, as well as viruses, in biology.

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Late Triassic

The Late Triassic is the third and final of three epochs of the Triassic Period in the geologic timescale.

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Lepidus praecisio

Lepidus is a genus of extinct coelophysoidean theropod from the Upper Triassic of the United States.

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Liliensternus

Liliensternus is an extinct genus of basal Neotheropod dinosaur that lived approximately 210 million years ago during the latter part of the Triassic Period in what is now Germany.

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Lucianovenator

Lucianovenator is an extinct genus of coelophysoid theropod dinosaur which lived in Argentina during the Triassic.

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Neotheropoda

Neotheropoda (meaning "new theropods") is a clade that includes coelophysoids and more advanced theropod dinosaurs, and the only group of theropods who survived the Triassic–Jurassic extinction event.

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Panguraptor

Panguraptor ("Pangu plunderer") is a genus of coelophysid theropod dinosaur known from fossils discovered in Lower Jurassic rocks of southern China.

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Paul Sereno

Paul Callistus Sereno (born October 11, 1957) is a professor of paleontology at the University of Chicago and a National Geographic "explorer-in-residence" who has discovered several new dinosaur species on several continents, including at sites in Inner Mongolia, Argentina, Morocco and Niger.

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Procompsognathus

Procompsognathus is an extinct genus of coelophysid theropod dinosaur that lived approximately 210 million years ago during the later part of the Triassic Period, in what is now Germany.

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Pterospondylus

Pterospondylus (meaning "winged vertebra") is a dubious genus of theropod dinosaur from the Late Triassic.

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Segisaurus

Segisaurus (meaning "Segi canyon lizard") is a genus of small coelophysoid theropod dinosaur, that measured approximately 1 metre (3.3 feet) in length.

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Theropoda

Theropoda (or, from Greek θηρίον "wild beast" and πούς, ποδός "foot") or theropods are a dinosaur suborder characterized by hollow bones and three-toed limbs.

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Timeline of coelophysoid research

This timeline of coelophysoid research is a chronological listing of events in the history of paleontology focused on the coelophysoids, a group of primitive theropod dinosaurs that were among Earth's dominant predators during the Late Triassic and Early Jurassic epochs.

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Type (biology)

In biology, a type is a particular specimen (or in some cases a group of specimens) of an organism to which the scientific name of that organism is formally attached.

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Zupaysaurus

Zupaysaurus ("ZOO-pay-SAWR-us") is a genus of early theropod dinosaur living during the Rhaetian stage of the Late Triassic to Hettangian stage of the Early Jurassic of what is now Argentina.

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Coelophysid, Coelophysinae, Podokesauridae.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coelophysidae

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