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Feathered Dinosaurs - List of known species

Tyrannosauridae

  •     Eotyrannus lengi Early Cretaceous DiniData
  •     Alioramus remotus Late Cretaceous DinoData
  •     Alioramus altai Late Cretaceous Dinodata
  •     Alectrosaurus olseni Late Cretaceous (Tyrannosauridae?) DinoData
  •     Appalachiosaurus montgomeriensis Late Cretaceous
  •     Tarbosaurus bataar Late Cretaceous
  •     Tyrannosaurus rex Late Cretaceous
  •     Daspletosaurus torosus Late Cretaceous
  •     Albertosaurus sarcophagus Late Cretaceous
  •     Gorgosaurus libratus Late Cretaceous
  •     Bistahhieversor sealeyi Late Cretaceous

Tyranosauridea

   

 

Ornithomimosauridae

  •     Pelecanimimus polydon Early Cretaceous
  •     Shenzhousaurus orientalis Early Cretaceous

Harpymimidae

    Harpymimus okladnikovi Early Cretaceous

Ornithomimidae

  •     Garudimimus brevipes Late Cretaceous
  •     Sinornithomimus dongi Late Cretaceous
  •     Dromiceiomimus brevitertius Late Cretaceous
  •     Gallimimus bullatus Late Cretaceous
  •     Struthiomimus altus Late Cretaceous

Coeluria incertae sedis

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Coeluridae

    Coelurus fragilis Late Jurassic, Mainly from the Como Bluff locality, and a few isolated bones in the Morrison formation, Wyoming

Indeterminate

  •     Tanycolagreus topwilsoni Late Jurassic DinoData
  •     Dilong paradoxus Early Cretaceous        DinoData

Compsognathidae

  •     Ngwebasaurus thwazi Early Cretaceous (Compsognathidae?)
  •     Compsognathus longipes Late Jurassic
  •     Huaxignathus orientalis Early Cretaceous
  •     Sinosauropteryx prima Early Cretaceous Colours DinoData
  •     Juravenator starki Late Jurassic
  •     Sinocalliopteryx gigas Early Cretaceous

Therizinosauridae

  •     Alxasaurus elesitaiensis Early Cretaceous
  •     Falcarius utahensis Early Cretaceous
  •     Beipiaosaurus inexpectus Early Cretaceous
  •     Nothronychus mckinleyi Early Cretaceous
  •     Erlikosaurus andrewsi Late Cretaceous
  •     Segnosaurus galbinensis Late Cretaceous
  •     Neimongosaurus yangi Late Cretaceous
  •     Therizinosaurus cheloniformis Early Cretaceous

Oviraptoridae

  •     Incisivosaurus gauthieri (Family Indeterminate ?) Early Cretaceous DinoData
  •     Avimimus portentosus Late cretaceous
  •    Oviraptor philoceratops
  •    Caenagnathus collinsi

Caudipterygidae

Caenagnathidae

    Chirostenotes pergracilis Late Cretaceous

Oviraptoridae

  •     Citipati osmolskae Late Cretaceous DinoData Wikipedia
  •     Rinchenia mongoliensis Late Cretaceous
  •     Heyuannia huangi Late Cretaceous
  •     Ingenia yanshini Late Cretaceous
  •     Conchoraptor gracilis Late Cretaceous
  •     Khaan mckennai Late Cretaceous
  •     Nemegtomaia barsboldi Late Cretaceous
  •     Zamyn Khondt oviraptorine Late Cretaceous

Dromaeosauridae

Troodontidae

  •     Anchiornis huxleyi Mid-Late Jurassic Dinodata Wikipedia Scientific American ScienceDaily
  •     Jinfengopteryx elegens  Late Jurassic-Early Cretaceous
  •     Sinovenator changae Early Cretaceous
  •     Byronosaurus jaffei Late Cretaceous
  •     Mei long Early Cretaceous
  •     Sinusonasus magnodens Late Cretaceous
  •     Sauroornithoides mongoliensis Late Cretaceous
  •     Sinornithoides youngi Early Cretaceous
  •     Troodon formosus Late Cretaceous

Yandangithidae?  (Yandangornithidae) DinoData

    Yandangornis longicaudus Late Cretaceous

Scansoriopterygidae

    Epidendrosaurus ningchengensis Middle Jurassic-Early Cretaceous (unresolved) believed to be closer to basal Cretaceous Jehol Group

Alvarezsauridae

Alvarezsauroidea

    Haplocheirus sollers Late Jurassic DinoData Wikipedia

Archaeopterygidae

    Archaeopteryx lithographica Late Jurassic

Jeholornithidae

    Jeholornis prima Early Cretaceous

Confuciusornithidae

Sapeornithidae

    Sapeornis chaoyangensis Early Cretaceous, Dinodata

Protopterygidae

    Jibeinia luanhera Early Cretaceous

Proceratosauridae

    Proceratosaurus bradleyi Middle Jurassic DinoData link Wikipedia

 

Coloured dinosaurs

Sources & Further reading

  • Feathered Dinosaurs: the Origin of Birds, John Long and Peter Schouten, CSIRO Publishing
  • Cosmos magazine, Feb/Mar 2010

Links

  1. Peter Schouten
  2. Closet veggie-lovers?: 'Predatory Dinos Ate Plants

 

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