Araripesaurus Price 1971 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria - Ornithocheiridae

Full reference: L. I. Price. 1971. A presença de Pterosauria no Cretáceo Inferior da Chapada do Araripe, Brasil. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 43:451-461

Parent taxon: Ornithocheiridae according to P. Wellnhofer 1985

See also Carroll 1988 and Price 1971

Sister taxa: Aetodactylus, Arthurdactylus, Barbosania, Caulkicephalus, Coloborhynchus, Dermodactylus, Mythunga, Ornithocheirinae, Pteranodontinae

Subtaxa: none

Type: Araripesaurus castilhoi

Ecology: volant piscivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Araripesaurus in the database

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