INSIGHT ON THE THEROPOD FAUNA FROM THE UBERABA FORMATION (BAURU GROUP), MINAS GERAIS STATE: NEW MEGARAPTORAN SPECIMEN FROM THE LATE CRETACEOUS OF BRAZIL

@inproceedings{Martinelli2013INSIGHTOT,
  title={INSIGHT ON THE THEROPOD FAUNA FROM THE UBERABA FORMATION (BAURU GROUP), MINAS GERAIS STATE: NEW MEGARAPTORAN SPECIMEN FROM THE LATE CRETACEOUS OF BRAZIL},
  author={Agust{\'i}n G Martinelli and Luiz Carlos Borges Ribeiro and Ariel Hern{\'a}ndez M{\'e}ndez and Francisco Macedo Neto and Camila Lourencini Cavellani and Eduardo F{\'e}lix and Mara L{\'u}cia Fonseca Ferraz and Vicente de Paula Antunes Teixeira},
  year={2013}
}
The first bony theropod record from the Campanian Uberaba Formation (Bauru Group) is described. It consists of an isolated caudal centrum (CPPLIP 1324) found in the city of Uberaba, Minas Gerais State, Brazil. The amphicoelous centrum possesses a length to height ratio of 1.74, deep elliptical lateral pneumatic foramen representing 26% of centrum length with three main sub-circular air chambers, andcamellate internal structure.This combination of features is shared with  Aerosteon ,  Megaraptor… CONTINUE READING

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