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Maniraptorans (hand snatchers) are a group of dinosaurs that include the most advanced Coelurosaurs.  The following genera are not Alvarezsaurs, Oviraptorosaurs, Therizinosauroids, Deinonychosaurs, or Avialians. These are the miscellaneous members of the Maniraptoria.

Time Period[]

Maniraptorans lived from middle Jurassic to present (when including birds), all other groups died out in the Cretaceous-Paleogene extinction event.

Common Members[]

Common members include Archaeornithoides, Epidendrosaurus, Euronychodon, Kakuru, Nuthetes, Palaeopteryx, Paronychodon, Pedopenna, Yaverlandia, and Yixianosaurus

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