Germanodactylus Young 1964 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria

Full reference: C.-C. Young. 1964. On a new pterosaurian from Sinkiang, China. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 8(3):221-255

Parent taxon: Lophocratia according to B. Andres et al. 2014

See also Bakhurina 1993, Carroll 1988, Maisch et al. 2004, Unwin 2003, Unwin and Heinrich 1999 and Young 1964

Sister taxa: Beipiaopterus, Ctenochasma, Ctenochasmatoidea, Cycnorhamphus, Elanodactylus, Eosipterus, Feilongus, Gallodactylus, Gegepterus, Gnathosaurus, Haopterus, Huanhepterus, Kepodactylus, Normannognathus, Ornithocheiroidea, Plataleorhynchus, Pterodaustro

Subtaxa: Germanodactylus cristatus Germanodactylus rhamphastinus

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Type: Pterodactylus cristatus

Ecology: volant piscivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Germany (4 collections), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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