What is a pterosaur?
This pterosaur used its teeth to form a cage to trap fish.
The only known specimen of Radiodactylus was found on the grounds of a nuclear power plant and named for radioactivity.
Paleontologists once thought Archaeoistiodactylus was the earliest known short-tailed pterosaur, but they now think it is a closer relative of the transitional wukongopterids.
The first pterosaur found in the Yixian Formation is known from two headless skeletons.
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.