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Definition of Ornithoscelida

Ornithoscelida
Ornithoscelida Or*ni`tho*scel"i*da, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ?, ?, a bird + ? a leg.] (Zo["o]l.) A group of extinct Reptilia, intermediate in structure (especially with regard to the pelvis) between reptiles and birds. -- Or`ni*tho*scel"i*dan, a.

Meaning of Ornithoscelida from wikipedia

- Ornithoscelida (/ˌɔːrnɪθəˈsɛlɪdə/) is a proposed clade that includes various major groupings of dinosaurs. An order Ornithoscelida was originally proposed...
- Theropoda (except Herrerasauridae) and Ornithischia within a group called Ornithoscelida (a name originally coined by Thomas Henry Huxley in 1870), redefining...
- between herrerasaur-grade taxa, Sauropodomorpha and the controversial Ornithoscelida. The Bayesian analysis, however, found a weak support for the sister...
- saurischian-ornithischian split is superior or inferior to the newly proposed group Ornithoscelida. Chilesaurus measured roughly 3.2 m (10.5 ft) from nose to tail. The...
- sister group to the Theropoda, which grouped together in the clade Ornithoscelida. This hypothesis was recently challenged by an international consortium...
- and its placement next to Ornithischia within the newly created clade Ornithoscelida. A phylogenetic analysis including Herrerasaurids after Cau, 2018: Holtz...
- Sauropodormorpha in the Saurischia or the Theropoda and Ornithischia in the Ornithoscelida. In 1888, Harry Govier Seeley divided the Dinosauria into two groups...
- as the sister group to the Ornithischia in the newly defined clade Ornithoscelida. As a result, the authors redefined Saurischia as "the most inclusive...
- union of theropods with sauropodomorphs. They resurrected the clade Ornithoscelida to refer to the group containing Ornithischia and Theropoda. Dinosauria...
- that feathers may have been present on the last common ancestor of the Ornithoscelida, a dinosaur group including both theropods and ornithischians. It is...
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