Vayuraptor
Temporal range: Barremian, 130 Ma
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Clade: Dinosauria
Order: Saurischia
Suborder: Theropoda
Clade: Coelurosauria
Genus: Vayuraptor
Samathi et al., 2019[1]
Species:
V. nongbualamphuensis
Binomial name
Vayuraptor nongbualamphuensis
Samathi et al., 2019[1]

Vayuraptor ("wind raptor") is a genus of basal coelurosaurian theropod that lived during the Early Cretaceous period in what is now Thailand. It contains a single species, V. nongbualamphuensis, recovered from the Sao Khua Formation.[1]

References

  1. ^ a b c Samathi, A.; Chanthasit, P.; Martin Sander, P. (May 2019). "Two new basal coelurosaurian theropod dinosaurs from the Lower Cretaceous Sao Khua Formation of Thailand". Acta Palaeontologica Polonica. 64 (2): 239–260. doi:10.4202/app.00540.2018.