Genus: Timimus RICH & RICH 1994
Etymology: In honor of Timothy Rich and Timothy Flannery; -mimus, “mimic,” suffix on most previously named ornithomimosaurs.

Species: hermani RICH & RICH, 1994
Etymology: In honor of John Herman

Holotype: NMV P186303

Locality: Dinosaur Cove East, Otway Ranges, Victoria State, Southern Australia.

Horizon: Emueralla Formation, Otway Group.


Age: Late Aptian-early Albian Stage, Middle Gallic Subepoch, Upper Early Cretaceous Epoch, Early Cretaceous.

Referred material:

MOLNAR, 2001

QM F34621 (cast): Pedal phalanx III-1.
Note: Palaeopathology, has a depressed fracture on the plantar surface, just proximal to the distal articular trochlea.