Zhejiangopterus linhaiensis Cai and Wei 1994 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria - Azhdarchidae

Full reference: Z. Cai and F. Wei. 1994. Zhejiangopterus linhaiensis (Pterosauria) from the Upper Cretaceous of Linhai, Zhejiang, China. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 32(3):181-194

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

See also Headden and Campos 2014, Unwin 2003 and Unwin and Lü 1997

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: ZMNH M1330, a skull. Its type locality is Aolicun, Yandang Mountain, which is in a Campanian lacustrine tuff in the Tangshang Formation of China.

Ecology: volant piscivore

Distribution: found only at Aolicun, Yandang Mountain

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