Hulsanpes

Name: Hulsanpes ‭(‬Hulsan foot‭)‬.
Phonetic: Hul-san-pees.
Named By: H.‭ ‬Osmolska‭ ‬-‭ ‬1982.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Dinosauria,‭ ‬Saurischia,‭ ‬Theropoda,‭ ‬Euornithes.
Species: H.‭ ‬perlei‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Unknown.
Size: Unknown due to lack of remains.
Known locations: Mongolia‭ ‬-‭ ‬Barun Goyot Formation.
Time period: Campanian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial foot.

       Hulsanpes is a dinosaur genus that is so far only known from a single partial foot.‭ ‬Over time Hulsanpes has been described as everything from a primitive bird to a dromaeosaur,‭ ‬but in modern times all that most researchers will go as far as say is that Hulsanpes is some kind of maniraptoran dinosaur.‭ ‬New fossil discovered and/or research are required to clarify the matter.

Further reading
-‭ ‬Hulsanpes perlei n.‭ ‬g.‭ ‬n.‭ ‬sp.‭ (‬Deinonychosauria,‭ ‬Saurischia,‭ ‬Dinosauria‭) ‬from the Upper Cretaceous Barun Goyot Formation of Mongolia.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie Monatshefte‭ ‬1982‭(‬7‭)‬:440-448.‭ ‬-‭ ‬H.‭ ‬Osmolska‭ ‬-‭ ‬1982.



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