What is a pterosaur?
Puntanipterus has a distinctive ankle that may or may not also be found in Pterodaustro, known from slightly younger rocks from the same area.
Long considered a small and early species of pteranodontid, this English pterosaur may be kin to the giant azhdarchids.
Found in the vicinity of Fort Worth, Texas, USA, Uktenadactylus was a large fishing pterosaur.
The only specimen of this large Jurassic pterosaur was found with a skeleton of Stegosaurus.
Morocco’s first named pterosaur has family ties to England and Texas.
Scientists once though Eurolimnornis was the earliest known grebe, a group of freshwater diving birds, but they now think it’s a pterosaur.
This French pterosaur is one of the most completely known European azhdarchids.
Although the only known specimen of Ningchengopterus is a baby, it has several features that distinguish it from other pterosaur species.
One of the earliest pterosaur species named, Diopecephalus kochi lived alongside the earliest discovered pterosaur Pterodactylus and the earliest known bird Archaeopteryx.