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†unranked clade Lophocratia Unwin 2003 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria

PaleoDB taxon number: 148350

Full reference: D. M. Unwin. 2003. On the phylogeny and evolutionary history of pterosaurs. Evolution and Palaeobiology of Pterosaurs, Geological Society of London, Special Publications 217:139-190

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

Sister taxa: Anhangueria, Araripedactylus, Araripedactylus dehmi, Araripesaurus castilhoi, Archaeopterodactyloidea, Ardeadactylus, Belonochasmatidae, Cearadactylidae, Dermodactylus, Dermodactylus montanus, Doratorhynchus validus, Dsungaripteroidea, Eupterodactyloidea, Herbstosaurus, Kryptodrakon, Lonchodraconidae, Mesadactylus, Ningchengopterus, Nyctosauridae, Nyctosaurus, Ornithocheiridae, Ornithocheirus brachyrhinus, Ornithocheirus bunzeli, Ornithocheirus carteri, Ornithocheirus crassidens, Ornithocheirus dentatus, Ornithocheirus enchorhynchus, Ornithocheirus eurygnathus, Ornithocheirus oxyrhinus, Ornithocheirus scaphorhynchus, Ornithocheirus tenuirostris, Ornithocheirus xyphorhynchus, Osteornis, Pteranodontia, Pterodactylus fittoni, Pterodactylus grandipelvis, Pterodactylus grandis, Pterodactylus longipes, Pterodactylus sagittirostris, Pterodactylus woodwardi, Santanadactylus pricei, Tendaguripteridae, Titanopterygiidae, Wenupteryx

Subtaxa: Beipiaopterus, Ctenochasma, Ctenochasmatoidea, Cycnorhamphus, Elanodactylus, Eosipterus, Feilongus, Gallodactylus, Gegepterus, Germanodactylus, Gnathosaurus, Haopterus, Huanhepterus, Kepodactylus, Normannognathus, Ornithocheiroidea, Plataleorhynchus, Pterodaustro

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Ecology: volant piscivore