Pterodactylus spectabilis Meyer 1861 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria

Belongs to Pterodactylus according to K. A. v. Zittel 1890

See also Swinton 1934

Sister taxa: Pterodactylus antiquus, Pterodactylus arningi, Pterodactylus brancai, Pterodactylus cirinensis, Pterodactylus dubius, Pterodactylus giganteus, Pterodactylus kochi, Pterodactylus lavateri, Pterodactylus longirostris, Pterodactylus maximus, Pterodactylus medius, Pterodactylus micronyx, Pterodactylus propinquus, Pterodactylus secundarius, Pterodactylus umbrosus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Eichstätt [Solnhofener Plattenkalk], which is in a Tithonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Solnhofener Plattenkalk Formation of Germany

Ecology: volant piscivore

Distribution: found only at Eichstätt [Solnhofener Plattenkalk]

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