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Tapejaridae

Reptilia - Pterosauria - Tapejaridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Tapejaridae Kellner pp. 439-440
1997Tapejaridae Unwin and Lü
2002Tapejaridae Kellner and Campos p. 389
2003Tapejaridae Unwin
2005Tapejaridae Andres and Norell pp. 3-4 fig. 3
2006Tapejaridae Lü et al.
2006Tapejaridae Wang and Zhou p. 406
2007Tapejaridae Lü et al. p. 683
2007Tapejaridae Unwin and Martill
2014Tapejaridae Headden and Campos
2016Tapejaridae Pegas et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1874
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
subclassSarcopterygii()
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
subclassAmphibiosauriaKuhn 1967
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
RankNameAuthor
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
PterosauromorphaPadian 1997
orderPterosauriaKaup 1834
suborderPterodactyloideaPlieninger 1901
superfamilyAzhdarchoideaUnwin 1992
Neoazhdarchia
superfamilyTapejaroideaKellner 1989
familyTapejaridae
familyTapejaridae

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Fm. †Tapejaridae Kellner 1989
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G. †Afrotapejara Martill et al. 2020
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Afrotapejara zouhri Martill et al. 2020
Unr. †Chaoyangopterinae Pinheiro et al. 2011
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G. †Jidapterus Dong et al. 2003
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Jidapterus edentus Dong et al. 2003
G. †Huaxiapterus Lü and Yuan 2005
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Huaxiapterus benxiensis Lü et al. 2007
Huaxiapterus corollatus Lü et al. 2006
Huaxiapterus jii Lü and Yuan 2005
G. †Ingridia Unwin and Martill 2007
G. †Sinopterus Wang and Zhou 2002
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Sinopterus dongi Wang and Zhou 2002
Sinopterus gui Li et al. 2003
G. †Tapejara Kellner 1989
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Tapejara wellnhoferi Kellner 1989
Subfm. †Tapejarinae Kellner 1989
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G. †Aymberedactylus Pegas et al. 2016
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Aymberedactylus cearensis Pegas et al. 2016
G. †Caiuajara Manzig et al. 2014
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Caiuajara dobruskii Manzig et al. 2014
G. †Caupedactylus Kellner 2013
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Caupedactylus ybaka Kellner 2013
Subfm. †Thalassodrominae Kellner and Campos 2007
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G. †Kariridraco Cerqueira et al. 2021
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Kariridraco dianae Cerqueira et al. 2021
G. †Tupandactylus Kellner and Campos 2007
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Tupandactylus imperator Campos and Kellner 1997
Tupandactylus navigans Frey et al. 2003
G. †Wightia Martill et al. 2020
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Wightia declivirostris Martill et al. 2020
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: volantf
Diet: frugivoref
Created: 2009-01-05 17:55:32
Modified: 2009-01-05 19:55:32
Source: f = family, o = order, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Wang and Zhou 2006, Padian 1985

Age range: base of the Barremian to the top of the Early/Lower Cenomanian or 129.40000 to 93.50000 Ma

Collections (11 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Barremian129.4 - 125.0United Kingdom (England) Wightia declivirostris (101091)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0China (Liaoning) Huaxiapterus benxiensis (92905) Sinopterus dongi (92898) Sinopterus dongi, Sinopterus gui, Huaxiapterus jii, Huaxiapterus corollatus, Jidapterus edentus (92652)
Aptian - Campanian125.0 - 72.1Brazil (Paraná) Caiuajara dobruskii (160057)
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 113.0Brazil (Ceara) Tapejara imperator, Tapejaridae indet., Tapejara navigans, Thalassodrominae indet., Aymberedactylus cearensis, Azhdarchidae indet. (77891)
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 113.0Brazil (Ceará) Caupedactylus ybaka (114920) Tapejara wellnhoferi, Thalassodrominae indet., Kariridraco dianae (92290) Tupandactylus imperator (102227)
Late/Upper Albian - Early/Lower Cenomanian105.3 - 93.5Morocco (Drâa-Tafilalet) Afrotapejara zouhri (208784)
Early/Lower Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Morocco (Drâa-Tafilalet) Tapejaridae indet. (90076)