The Cranial Osteology of Buitreraptor gonzalezorum Makovicky, Apesteguía, and Agnolín, 2005 (Theropoda, Dromaeosauridae), from the Late Cretaceous of Patagonia, Argentina

@article{Gianechini2017TheCO,
  title={The Cranial Osteology of Buitreraptor gonzalezorum Makovicky, Apestegu{\'i}a, and Agnol{\'i}n, 2005 (Theropoda, Dromaeosauridae), from the Late Cretaceous of Patagonia, Argentina},
  author={Federico A. Gianechini and P. Makovicky and Sebasti{\'a}n Apestegu{\'i}a},
  journal={Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology},
  year={2017},
  volume={37}
}
  • Federico A. Gianechini, P. Makovicky, Sebastián Apesteguía
  • Published 2017
  • Biology
  • Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology
  • ABSTRACT Buitreraptor gonzalezorum is a paravian theropod from the Late Cretaceous of Patagonia that has been recovered as an unenlagiine dromaeosaurid in several phylogenies. It was preliminarily described in a brief article, but a detailed osteology has not been published to date. Here we provide a thorough osteological description of the skull of the holotype, which preserves the maxillae, nasals, frontals, parietals, postorbitals, quadrates, and many mandibular bones, together with some in… CONTINUE READING
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