- Dracovenator regenti
- Yates, 2006
- Meaning of generic name
- In Latin draco, 'dragon', and venator, 'hunter' in reference to the Drakensberg Mountains where the specimen was discovered
- Meaning of specific name
- In honour of Regent Huma
- Body length: 20 ft (6 m)
- Holotype BP/1/5243 a partial fragmentary skull, referred specimen BP/1/5278 another partial skull from a juvenile
- Age and Distribution
- Horizon: Upper Elliot Formation, Lower Jurassic (Hettangian-Sinemurian)
Locality: Upper Drumbo farm, Barkly East District of the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa
- Dinosauria Saurischia Theropoda Dilophosauridae
- Further Reading
- Yates A. M. 2006. A new theropod dinosaur from the Early Jurassic of South Africa and its implications for the early evolution of theropods. Palaeontologia africana 41: 105-122.
Smith, N.D., Makovicky, P.J., Pol, D., Hammer, W.R., and Currie, P.J. (2007). "The Dinosaurs of the Early Jurassic Hanson Formation of the Central Transantarctic Mountains: Phylogenetic Review and Synthesis". U.S. Geological Survey and The National Academies.