Name: Phuwiangvenator ‭(‬Phu Wiang hunter‭)‬.
Phonetic: Foo-we-ang-ven-ah-tor.
Named By: A.‭ ‬Samathi,‭ ‬P.‭ ‬Chanthasit‭ & ‬P.‭ ‬M.‭ ‬Sander‭ ‬-‭ ‬2019.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Dinosauria,‭ ‬Saurischia,‭ ‬Theropoda,‭ ‬Megaraptora.
Species: P.‭ ‬yaemniyomi‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Carnivore.
Size: Tibia of holotype individual roughly about 66 centimetres long. Total body estimate roughly up to 5.5 meters long.
Known locations: Thailand‭ ‬-‭ ‬Sao Khua Formation.
Time period: Barremian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial post cranial remains including vertebrae and leg bones.

       Phuwiangvenator is a genus of megaraptoran dinosaur that hunted in what is now Thailand during the Early Cretaceous.‭ ‬Phuwiangvenator was named alongside another theropod dinosaur called Vayuraptor,‭ ‬also present in the Sao Khua Formation.‭ ‬Care should be taken not to confuse Phuwiangvenator with Phuwiangosaurus,‭ ‬a titanosaurian dinosaur known from the same formation as Phuwiangvenator.‭ ‬Other dinosaurs from the Sao Khua Formation include Kinnareemimus,‭ ‬Siamosaurus and Siamotyrannus.

Further reading
-‭ ‬Two new basal coelurosaurian theropod dinosaurs from the Lower Cretaceous Sao Khua Formation of Thailand.‭ ‬Acta Palaeontologica Polonica‭ ‬64‭(‬2‭)‬:239-260.‭ ‬-‭ ‬A.‭ ‬Samathi,‭ ‬P.‭ ‬Chanthasit‭ & ‬P.‭ ‬M.‭ ‬Sander‭ ‬-‭ ‬2019.


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