Ardeadactylus Bennett 2013 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria

Full reference: S. C. Bennett. 2013. New information on body size and cranial display structures of Pterodactylus antiquus, with a revision of the genus. Palaeontologische Zeitschrift

Parent taxon: Pterodactyloidea according to S. C. Bennett 2013

Sister taxa: Anhangueria, Apatomerus, Araripedactylus, Araripedactylus dehmi, Araripesaurus castilhoi, Archaeopterodactyloidea, Aurorazhdarchidae, Belonochasmatidae, Cearadactylidae, Dermodactylus montanus, Doratorhynchus validus, Dsungaripteroidea, Eupterodactyloidea, Herbstosaurus, Kryptodrakon, Lonchodraconidae, Lophocratia, Mesadactylus, Ningchengopterus, Nyctosauridae, Nyctosaurus, Ornithocheiridae, Ornithocheirus brachyrhinus, Ornithocheirus bunzeli, Ornithocheirus carteri, Ornithocheirus crassidens, Ornithocheirus dentatus, Ornithocheirus enchorhynchus, Ornithocheirus eurygnathus, Ornithocheirus oxyrhinus, Ornithocheirus scaphorhynchus, Ornithocheirus tenuirostris, Ornithocheirus xyphorhynchus, Ornithodesmidae, Osteornis, Pteranodontia, Pterodactylus grandipelvis, Pterodactylus grandis, Pterodactylus longipes, Pterodactylus sagittirostris, Pterodactylus woodwardi, Santanadactylus pricei, Tendaguripteridae, Titanopterygiidae, Wenupteryx

Subtaxa: Ardeadactylus longicollum

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Ecology: volant piscivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Germany (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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