Zárecká Lhota, Chocen (Cretaceous of Czech Republic)

Also known as Ornithocheirus hlavatschi holotype, Chotzen

Where: Pardubice, Czech Republic (50.0° N, 16.2° E: paleocoordinates 40.0° N, 15.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Middle Iser Shales Formation, Turonian (93.9 - 89.8 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; shale

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: A. Fritsch. 1881. Über die Entdeckung von Vogelresten in der böhm. Kreideformation. Sitzungsberichte der Königlichen Böhmischen Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften 1880:275-276 [R. Butler/R. Butler/R. Butler]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 93874: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Richard Butler on 05.02.2010

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Pterosauria -
Cretornis hlavaci n. gen. n. sp.
Cretornis hlavaci n. gen. n. sp. Fritsch 1881 pterosaur
Prague Natural History Museum, 6 bones from left wing; MP Ob 10–0b 14, 0b 89–Ob 92, Ob 101–Ob 103, incomplete left wing including humerus, distal fragment of ulna, distal fragment of wing metacarpal, proximal fragment of first wing phalanx, and shaft fragment of second wing phalanx