Name: Sinocoelurus ‭(‬Chinese hollow tail‭)‬.
Phonetic: Sy-no-see-lu-russ.
Named By: Yang Zhongjian‭ (‬C.‭ ‬-C.‭ ‬Young‭) ‬-‭ ‬1942.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Dinosauria,‭ ‬Saurischia,‭ ‬Theropoda.
Species: S.‭ ‬fragilis‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Carnivore.
Size: Unknown.
Known locations: China,‭ ‬Sichuan‭ ‬-‭ ‬Kuangyuan Formation.
Time period: Tithnonian of the Jurassic.
Fossil representation: 4‭ ‬partial teeth.

       Sinocoelurus is a dubious genus given that it is only based upon the description of teeth,‭ ‬making this a tooth taxon.‭ ‬The only thing that can be said about Sinocoelurus with any confidence is that given the size of the teeth,‭ ‬the holotype individual would have been a small theropod.

Further reading
-‭ ‬Fossil vertebrates from Kuangyuan,‭ ‬N.‭ ‬Szechuan,‭ ‬China.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Bulletin of the Geological Society of China‭ ‬22‭(‬-34‭)‬:293-309.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Yang Zhongjian‭ (‬C.‭ ‬-C.‭ ‬Young‭) ‬-‭ ‬1942.


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