Nesodactylus hesperius Colbert 1969 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria - Rhamphorhynchidae

Full reference: E. H. Colbert. 1969. A Jurassic pterosaur from Cuba. American Museum Novitates 2370:1-26

Belongs to Nesodactylus according to B. Andres et al. 2014

See also Colbert 1969, Galton 1981 and Unwin 2003

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AMNH 200, a partial skeleton (incomplete skeleton). Its type locality is Hoyo del Palmar; 10 km NE Viñales, which is in an Oxfordian carbonate horizon in the Jagua Formation of Cuba.

Ecology: volant piscivore

Distribution: found only at Hoyo del Palmar; 10 km NE Viñales

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