Eopteranodon Lü and Zhang 2005 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria

Full reference: J. Lü and B. Zhang. 2005. New pterodactyloid pterosaur from the Yixian Formation of Western Liaoning. Geological Review 51(4):458-462

Parent taxon: Azhdarchoidea according to B. Andres et al. 2014

See also Andres and Ji 2008, Headden and Campos 2014, Lü et al. 2008, Lü and Zhang 2005 and Wang and Zhou 2006

Sister taxa: Cretornis, Dsungaripteridae, Europejara, Microtuban, Nemicolopterus, Neoazhdarchia, Ornithostoma, Palaeornis cliftii, Protazhdarchidae, Vectidraco

Subtaxa: Eopteranodon lii

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Ecology: volant piscivore

Distribution: found only at Beipiao pterosaurs (PROXY) (Cretaceous of China)

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