Pterorhynchus Czerkas and Ji 2002 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria - Rhamphorhynchidae

Full reference: S. A. Czerkas and Q. Ji. 2002. A new rhamphorhynchoid with a headcrest and complex integumentary structures. Feathered Dinosaurs and the Origin of Flight, The Dinosaur Museum, Blanding 15-41

Parent taxon: Rhamphorhynchinae according to J. Lu et al. 2015

See also Andres et al. 2014, Czerkas and Ji 2002, Wang and Dong 2008 and Wang and Zhou 2006

Sister taxa: Angustinaripterus, Cacibupteryx, Dorygnathus, Nesodactylus, Orientognathus, Qinglongopterus, Rhamphocephalus, Rhamphorhynchus, Sericipterus

Subtaxa: Pterorhynchus wellnhoferi

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Ecology: volant piscivore

Distribution: found only at Daohugou (Jurassic of China)

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