Azhdarcho Nessov 1981 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria - Azhdarchidae

Full reference: L. A. Nessov. 1981. Amfibii i reptilii v ekosistemakh Mela sredney Azii [Amphibia and reptiles in Cretaceous ecosystems of central Asia]. The Problems of Herpetology. Fifth Herpetological Conference. Abstracts 91-92

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

See also Averianov 2010, Bakhurina and Unwin 1995, Bennett 1989, Headden and Campos 2014, Martill and Naish 2006, Murry et al. 1991, Nessov 1981, Nessov 1984, Nessov 1991, Unwin 2003, Unwin and Bakhurina 2000 and Wang et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Aerotitan, Alanqa, Aralazhdarcho, Arambourgiania, Bakonydraco, Bennettazhia, Bogolubovia, Chaoyangopterus, Doratorhynchus, Eoazhdarcho, Eurazhdarcho, Hatzegopteryx, Mistralazhdarcho, Montanazhdarcho, Navajodactylus, Phosphatodraco, Quetzalcoatlus, Titanopteryx, Volgadraco, Zhejiangopterus

Subtaxa: Azhdarcho lancicollis

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Ecology: volant piscivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Spain (2 collections), Tajikistan (1), Uzbekistan (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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