suborder Maniraptora


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Noun1.suborder Maniraptora - advanced theropods including oviraptorids and dromaeosaurs and possibly even modern birdssuborder Maniraptora - advanced theropods including oviraptorids and dromaeosaurs and possibly even modern birds
animal order - the order of animals
suborder Theropoda, Theropoda - carnivorous saurischian dinosaurs with short forelimbs; Jurassic and Cretaceous
maniraptor - advanced carnivorous theropod
oviraptorid - advanced carnivorous theropod
genus Velociraptor - advanced carnivorous theropod
Dromaeosauridae, family Dromaeosauridae - swift-running bipedal dinosaurs
genus Mononychus - authorities disagree over whether to classify the genus as bird or dinosaur
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