List of tyrannosaur genera is a complete List of tyrannosaur genera. They range from the tiny Iliosuchus to the large Tarbosaurus and Tyrannosaurus rex. Note that the list also contains dinosaurs once thought to have been tyrannosaurs. If the tyrannosaur has * on it's name, it means that it is no longer classified as a tyrannosaur.


  1. Albertosaurus
  2. Alioramus
  3. Aublysodon
  4. Aviatyrannis
  5. Appalachiosaurus
  6. Alectrosaurus
  7. Aoniraptor*-a carnosaur
  8. Australovenator*-a carnosaur
  9. Aerosteon*-reclassified as a carnosaur
  10. Alamotyrannus-nomen nudum; possibly Tyrannosaurus
  11. Aristosuchus*-a compsognathid
  12. ''Alertosaurus''-now known as Albertosaurus
  13. ''Alberytosaurus''-now known as Albertosaurus


  1. Bagaraatan-possibly a troodont
  2. Bistahieversor
  3. Betasuchus*-reclassified as a abelisaur
  4. Bahariasaurus*-reclassified as a carnosaur
  5. Bathygnathus*-now classified as the non dinosaur Dimetrodon
  6. Brasileosaurus*-now classified as a notosuchid


  1. Coelurus
  2. Calamosaurus-possibly a compsognathid
  3. Chingkankousaurus-nomen dubia
  4. Chicagotyrannus-nomen nudum
  5. Clevelanotyrannus-now known as Nanotyrannus
  6. Carcharodontosaurus*-now classified as a carnosaur
  7. Chirostenotes*-now classified as a oviraptorid
  8. Compsognathus*-now classified as a compsognathid
  9. Chuandongocoelurus*-now classified as a tetanuran
  10. Coelophysis*-now classified as a coelophysid
  11. Caudocoelus*-now classified as the non tyrannosaur Teinurosaurus
  12. Coelurosaurus-now classified as Coelurus
  13. Coeluroides*-now classified as a ceratosaur
  14. Compsosuchus*-now classified as a ceratosaur
  15. Chilantaisaurus*-now classified as a carnosaur


  1. Daspletosaurus
  2. Dinotyrannus-now known as Tyrannosaurus rex
  3. Dryptosaurus
  4. Dilong
  5. Deinodon
  6. Diplotomodon-possibly not a tyrannosaur
  7. Dromaeosaurus*-a dromaeosaurid
  8. Dynamosaurus-now known as Tyrannosaurus rex
  9. Dilophosaurus*-now classified as a dilophosaurid
  10. Dynamoterror
  11. ''Daspletrosaurus''-now known as Daspletosaurus


  1. Eotyrannus
  2. Embasaurus-a unknown theropod; nomen dubia
  3. Elaphrosaurus*-now classified as a ceratosaur
  4. Euronychodon*-now classified as a troodontid


  1. Fusinasus-now known as Eotyrannus
  2. ''Futabasaurus''-possibly not a tyrannosauroid;name already used for a plesiosaur
  3. Fukuiraptor*-reclassified as a megaraptoran


  1. Gorgosaurus
  2. Gavinosaurus-now known as Eotyrannus
  3. Giganotosaurus*-now classified as a carnosaur
  4. Genyodectes*-now classified as a ceratosaur


  1. Herbstosaurus*-now classified as a pterosaur


  1. Iliosuchus-possibly a early teaturan
  2. Indosuchus*-now classified as a abelisaur.
  3. Itemirus*-now classified as a dromaeosaur
  4. Inosaurus*-now classified as a unknown theropod


  1. Juratyrant
  2. Jenghizkhan-now known as Tarbosaurus
  3. Jubbulpuria*-now classified as a ceratosaur


  1. Kileskus
  2. ''Koreanosaurus''*-now classified as a cousin to Deinonychus
  3. ''Kitadanisaurus''*-now classified as the non tyrannosaur Fukuiraptor
  4. Katsuyamasaurus*-now classified as the non tyrannosaur Fukuiraptor
  5. Kakuru*-now classified as a maniraptoran
  6. ''Kittysaurus''-now known as Eotyrannus


  1. Lengosaurus-now known as Eotyrannus
  2. Lythronax
  3. Labocania
  4. Laelaps-now known as Dryptosaurus
  5. Loncosaurus*-now classified as a ornithopod
  6. Laevisuchus*-now classified as a ceratosaur


  1. Maleevosaurus-now known as Tarbosaurus
  2. Mirischia-possibly a compsognathid
  3. Megaraptor*-reclassified as a carnosaur
  4. Murusraptor*-reclassified as a carnosaur
  5. Microvenator*-now classified as a oviraptorid
  6. Manospondylus-now known as Tyrannosaurus rex
  7. Majungasaurus*-now classified as a abelisaur
  8. Moros


  1. Nanotyrannus-possibly a young Tyrannosaurus rex
  2. Nanuqsaurus
  3. Nuthetes-possibly a dromaeosaurid; nomen dubia
  4. ''Nototyrannus''*-now classified as the non-tyrannosaur Gualicho
  5. ''Nanotyrannes''-now known as Nanotyrannus
  6. ''Notomegalosaurus''-now known as Juratyrant


  1. Orkoraptor*-reclassified as a carnosaur
  2. Ornitholestes*-reclassified as a coelurosaur


  1. Proceratosaurus
  2. Pneumatoarthrus*-now classified as a sea turtle
  3. Paronychodon*-now classified as a troodontid


  1. Qianzhousaurus


  1. Raptorex
  2. Rapator*-reclassified as a carnosaur
  3. Richardoestesia*-now classified as a maniraptoran


  1. Siamotyrannus*-now classified as a carnosaur
  2. Sinotyrannus
  3. Shanshanosaurus-now known as Tarbosaurus
  4. Sinosauropteryx*-now classified as a compsognathid
  5. Stenonychosaurus*-now classified as a troodontid
  6. Santanaraptor-possibly not a tyrannosaur
  7. Siats*-now classified as a carnosaur
  8. Sinocoelurus*-now classified as a unknown theropod
  9. Stygivenator-now known as Tyrannosaurus rex
  10. Saurornithoides*-now classified as a troodontid
  11. Steptospondylus*-now classified as a megalosaurid
  12. Scandic*-now classified as a fish


  1. Tyrannosaurus
  2. Tarbosaurus
  3. Timurlengia
  4. Teratophoneus
  5. Tanycolagreus
  6. Timimus-possibly a dromaeosaur
  7. Teihivenator-nomen dubium; possible mix of tyrannosaur, and ornithomimid remains
  8. ''Tonouchisaurus''-a nomina nuda
  9. Tomodon-now known as Diplotomodon
  10. Teinurosaurus*-now classified as a unknown theropod
  11. Thecospondylus*-now classified as a unknown dinosaur
  12. Tratayenia*-now classified as a carnosaur
  13. ''Tyranosaurus''-now known as Tyrannosaurus, and possibly a lapsus calami
  14. ''Tyrannsaurus''-now known as Tyrannosaurus, and possibly a lapsus calami
  15. ''Tarbasaurus''-now known as Tarbosaurus, and possibly a lapsus calami
  16. ''Tarbosaurs''-now known as Tarbosaurus, and possibly a lapsus calami
  17. ''Tarbsaurus''-now known as Tarbosaurus, and possibly a lapsus calami
  18. Tyrannosaurides
  19. ''Tyrannosaur''-now known as Tyrannosaurus, and possibly a lapsus calami
  20. ''Tyrannosaurs''-now known as Tyrannosaurus, and possibly a lapsus calami
  21. ''Tyraranosaurus''-now known as Tyrannosaurus
  22. ''Tiranosaurius''-now known as Tyrannosaurus



  1. Xiongguanlong


  1. Yutyrannus
  2. ''Yezosaurus''*-now classified as a mosasaur


  1. Zhuchengtyrannus
  2. ''Zunityrannus''