Name: Xingtianosaurus ‭(‬Xingtian lizard‭)‬.
Phonetic: Zing-te-an-o-sor-us.
Named By: Rui Qiu,‭ ‬Xiaolin Wang,‭ ‬Qiang Wang‭; ‬Ning Li,‭ ‬Jialiang Zhang‭ & ‬Yiyun Ma‭ ‬-‭ ‬2019.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Dinosauria,‭ ‬Saurischia,‭ ‬Theropoda,‭ ‬Oviraptosauria,‭ ‬Caudipteridae.
Species: X.‭ ‬ganqi‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Uncertain.
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: China‭ ‬-‭ ‬Yixian Formation.
Time period: Barremian to early Aptian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Almost complete post cranial skeleton.

       Xingtianosaurus is a genus of caudipterid dinosaur that lived in China during the early Cretaceous.

Further reading
-‭ ‬A new caudipterid from the Lower Cretaceous of China with information on the evolution of the manus of Oviraptorosauria.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Scientific Reports.‭ ‬9:‭ ‬Article number‭ ‬6431.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Rui Qiu,‭ ‬Xiaolin Wang,‭ ‬Qiang Wang‭; ‬Ning Li,‭ ‬Jialiang Zhang‭ & ‬Yiyun Ma‭ ‬-‭ ‬2019.


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