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Beibeilong
Temporal range: Late Cretaceous, Cenomanian–Turonian
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"Baby Louie" in the Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Clade: Dinosauria
Clade: Saurischia
Clade: Theropoda
Family: Caenagnathidae
Genus: Beibeilong
Pu et al., 2017
Type species
Beibeilong sinensis
Pu et al., 2017

Beibeilong is an extinct genus of oviraptor-like dinosaur. The genus contains a single species B. sinensis, named in 2017 by Pu and colleagues based on a nest with an embryo (nicknamed "Baby Louie") and eggs. It was similar to Gigantoraptor, and may have been of similar size as an adult.

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Embryo and eggs of "Baby Louie"

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