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This group has a more-specific domed thickening of the skull roof.
This group has plumulaceous feathers and a semiluate carpal on the wrist.
Eoraptor: area
The distal half of the tail is stiffened by processes in this group.
A rotary ankle joint is characteristic of what group (hint: includes living crocodiles)?
This group has a short skull with no teeth.
This group has heightened neural spines on its back, and an elongated skull for fish eating.
Polacanthus and Panoplosaurus are members of what branch of Ankylosauria?
Velociraptor: area found
Stegoceras: time period
Velociraptor: time period
Herrerasaurus: time period
Oviraptor: time period
Camarasaurus: area found
Pachycephalosaurus: time period
Pachycephalosaurus: area found
Plateosaurus: area found
This group has powered flight with true wings.
This group has tooth batteries composed of lots of small teeth.
This group has tooth batteries, 2-rooted teeth, large external nares, and a huge skull with large frill.
Protoceratops: time period
Gastonia: area found
An hourglass shaped palate and three neck rings are characteristic of what branch of Ankylosauria?
Leaf-shaped teeth, the predentary and palpebral bones, and ossified tendons are characteristic of what group?
Eodromaeus: area found
This group has large external nares with fossa and quadrupedal posture with digitigrade manus.
Rugops: time period
A bony beak-like structure is better known as the (what) bone?
This group has a thickened skull roof.
'Broad foot'/spreading metatarsals are characteristic of what group?
This group has a primitive duckbill and lots of premaxillary teeth.
A roller ankle joint and bipedalism are characteristic of what group?
A jaw joint dropped below level of cheek tooth row is characteristic of what group?
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Edmontosaurus: time period
Archaeopteryx and Confucisornus are members of what group?
Gastonia, Euplocephalus, and Ankylosaurus are members of what group of Ankylosauria?
Primitive grasping hands, small ankle bones, 3 sacral vertebrae, and an offset thumb are characteristic of what group?
Sauropodomorpha + Theropoda = ...
Deinonychosauria and Aves are portions of what group?
Allosaurus: time period
Allosaurus, Cryolophosaurus, and Charcharodontosaurus are members of what group?
Camarasaurus: time period
Huyangosaurus, Kentrosaurus, and Stegosaurus are members of what group?
Archaeopteryx: area found
Liaoceratops: time period
Rugops: area found
This group has cranial crests that house a loop of the narial passage.
Thyreophora and Neoornithischia are branches of what larger group name?
Suchomimus and Spinosaurus are members of what group?
Dilong, Raptorex, and Tyrannosaurus are members of what group?
Short snout, s-shaped narial passage, two neck rings, and tail club are characteristic of what branch of Ankylosauria?
Bony scutes/armor plates in rows on the body are characteristic of what group?
A shield of armor and fusion of the skull bones are characteristic of what group?
Liaoceratops: area found
Confucisornis: area found
'Lizard-hipped'
Psittacosaurus: time period
Homalocephale: area found
Panoplosaurus: area found
Two rows of bony plates, tail spikes, and stretched dorsal vertebrae are characteristic of what group?
Confucisornis: time period
Eoraptor: time period
Cheeks/inset maxillary and dentary dentition are characteristic of what group?
Psittacosaurus: area found
Herrerasaurus: area found
Nigersaurus: time period
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Archaeopteryx: time period
Stegoceras: area found
Panoplosaurus: time period
The 'bony eyebrow' found in Ornithischians is better known as the (what) bone?
Allosaurus: area
Gastonia: time period
Heterodontosaurus: time period
Oviraptor: area found
Carcharodontosaurus: time period
Edmontosaurus: area found
Carcharodontosaurus: area found
This group has a rostral bone and a jugal horn.
This group has vertebrae hollowed by air sacs and quadrupedal posture with a digitigrade manus.
Heterodontosaurus: area found
Homalocephale: time period
This group has a parietal frill that extends from the back of its skull.
A bony shelf forms the posterior portion of the skull in this group.
In what group is the pubis forward-facing?
In what group is the pubis parallel to the ischium?
Eodromaeus: time period
Manus with 3 fingers
Intramandibular joint, hollow bones, raking hand, and a manus with three fingers (outer 2 lost) are characteristic of this group.
A fused tail bone is known as what?
Nigersaurus: area found
Which is the most ancient bird?
Stegosauria and Ankylosauria are branches of what group?
'Bird-hipped'
This group has a large 'killer' claw on pes.
What group separates in to theropoda and sauropodomorpha?
Plateosaurus: time period
Protoceratops: area found

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