Changyuraptor was a carnivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited Asia. Its fossils have been found in places such as Hebei (China).

Quick facts about Changyuraptor:

  • Existed from Hauterivian Age to 122.46 million years ago
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a carnivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • Only one specimen has been found by paleontologists

All the Changyuraptor illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Changyuraptor was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • G. Han and L. M. Chiappe. 2014. A new raptorial dinosaur with exceptionally long feathering provides insights into dromaeosaurid flight performance. Nature Communications 5(4382):1-9