|Named By:||Peter J. Makovicky, Sebastian Apesteguia & Frederico L. Agnolin in 2005|
|Time Period:||Late Cretaceous, 94 Ma|
|Location:||Argentina, Patagonia - Candeleros Formation|
|Size:||About 1.5 meters long|
|Fossil(s):||Based upon a skull and partial skeleton. At least two further individuals exist|
|Classification:||| Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Theropoda | Dromaeosauridae | Unenlagiinae ||
Buitreraptor is a predatory dromaeosaurid theropod dinosaur from the Cretaceous of Argentina.
Buitreraptor was described in 2005. The type species is Buitreraptor gonzalezorum. It was rooster-sized and had a very elongated head with many small teeth.