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Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Sauropsida
Superorder: Dinosauria
Order: Saurischia
Suborder: Theropoda
Family: Halticosauridae
Genus: Halticosaurus
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The Halticosaurus name means nimble lizard. This dinosaur included the discoveries of a Jawbone, teeth, partial vertibrae, and leg fossils as well. These were found together with another dinosaur (Sellosaurus) in Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany. The Halticosaurus is under the Suborder theropod.

An two additional sets of fossils were discovered and classified as the carnivorous Halticosaurus, but one was later to be found as a crocodylomorph, the other labeled a Lilensternus.


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