Pteranodon Marsh 1876 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1876. Notice of a new sub-order of Pterosauria. American Journal of Science 11:507-509

Parent taxon: Pteranodontia according to J. A. Headden and H. B. N. Campos 2014

See also Andres et al. 2014, Bennett 1989, Bennett 1994, Carroll 1988, G√ľnther 1886, Harksen 1966, Marsh 1890, Murry et al. 1991, Schoch 1984, Unwin 2003, Vila Nova et al. 2014, Williston 1892, Williston 1893 and Zittel 1890

Sister taxa: Alamodactylus, Pteranodontidae

Subtaxa: Ornithocheirus harpyia Ornithocheirus umbrosus Pteranodon (Longicepia) Pteranodon (Occidentalia) Pteranodon (Sternbergia) Pteranodon comptus Pteranodon longiceps Pteranodon sternbergi Pterodactylus ingens Pterodactylus occidentalis Pterodactylus oweni Pterodactylus velox

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Ecology: volant piscivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (36: Delaware, Kansas, South Dakota, Wyoming collections)

Total: 36 collections including 39 occurrences

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