Tethydraco Longrich et al. 2018 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria - Pteranodontidae

Full reference: N. R. Longrich, D. M. Martill, and B. Andres. 2018. Late Maastrichtian pterosaurs from North Africa and mass extinction of Pterosauria at the Cretaceous-Paleogene boundary. PLoS Biology 16(3):e2001663:1-38

Parent taxon: Pteranodontidae according to N. R. Longrich et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Azhdarchinae, Dawndraco, Geosternbergia, Santanadactylus

Subtaxa: Tethydraco regalis

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Type: Tethydraco regalis

Ecology: volant piscivore

Distribution: found only at Sidi Daoui, Middle Couche III pterosaurs (Cretaceous of Morocco)

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