Hamipterus tianshanensis Wang et al. 2014 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria

Full reference: X. Wang, A. W. A. Kellner, S. Jiang, Q. Wang, Y. Ma, Y. Paidoula, X. Cheng, T. Rodrigues, X. Meng, J. Zhang, N. Li and Z. Zhou. 2014. Sexually dimorphic tridimensionally preserved pterosaurs and their eggs from China. Current Biology 24:1323-1330

Belongs to Hamipterus according to X. Wang et al. 2014

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IVPP V18931.1, a skull. Its type locality is Hami, which is in a Cretaceous lacustrine mudstone/sandstone in China.

Ecology: volant piscivore

Distribution: found only at Hami

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