Cacibupteryx Gasparini et al. 2004 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria - Rhamphorhynchidae

Full reference: Z. Gasparini, M. Fernandez, and M. Fuente. 2004. A new pterosaur from the Jurassic of Cuba. Palaeontology 47:919-927

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

See also Andres et al. 2010, Andres et al. 2014 and Gasparini et al. 2004

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

Subtaxa: Cacibupteryx caribensis

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Ecology: volant piscivore

Distribution: found only at Mogote Jagua Vieja (Jurassic of Cuba)

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