Piksi Varricchio 2002 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria

Full reference: D. J. Varricchio. 2002. A new bird from the Upper Cretaceous Two Medicine Formation of Montana. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 39(1):19-26

Parent taxon: Ornithocheiroidea according to F. L. Agnolin and D. Varricchio 2012

See also Varricchio 2002

Sister taxa: Anhanguera, Anhangueridae, Azhdarchoidea, Brasileodactylus, Cearadactylus, Euornithocheira, Guidraco, Istiodactylus, Liaoningopterus, Lonchodectes, Longchengpterus, Ludodactylus, Nurhachius, Ornithocheirus, Ornithodesmus, Pteranodontoidea, Tropeognathus

Subtaxa: Piksi barbarulna

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Type: Piksi barbarulna

Ecology: volant piscivore

Distribution: found only at Bob's Vacation Site (Cretaceous of Montana)

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