(Named after the character from Marvel comics).
Named By: Rafael Delcourt & Fabiano Vidoi Iori - 2018.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Abelisauridae, Brachyrostra.
Species: T. simonattoi (type).
Size: Unknown due to lack of remains.
Known locations: Brazil.
Time period: Santonian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial vertebrae.
is a genus of abelisaurid
dinosaur that lived in South America during
the Cretaceous. If the name is familiar, that is because this
dinosaur is named after the character that appears in the Marvel comics
- New record of abelisauroid theropods from the Bauru Group (Upper Cretaceous), São Paulo State, Brazil. - Revista Brasileira de Paleontologia. 17(1): 23–32. - A. H. Méndez, F. E. Novas & F. V. Lori - 2014.
- A new Abelisauridae (Dinosauria: Theropoda) from São José do Rio Preto Formation, Upper Cretaceous of Brazil and comments on the Bauru Group fauna. - Historical Biology: 1–8. - Rafael Delcourt & Fabiano Vidoi Iori - 2018.