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Pterodactylus micronyx Meyer 1856 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria

PaleoDB taxon number: 164691

Belongs to Pterodactylus according to D. M. Unwin 2003

Sister taxa: Pterodactylus antiquus, Pterodactylus arningi, Pterodactylus brancai, Pterodactylus brevirostris, Pterodactylus cirinensis, Pterodactylus crocodilocephaloides, Pterodactylus kochi, Pterodactylus lavateri, Pterodactylus longirostris, Pterodactylus maximus, Pterodactylus medius, Pterodactylus meyeri, Pterodactylus nettecephaloides

Type specimen: ELTE 1859, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Solnhofen, which is in a Tithonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Solnhofen Formation of Germany.

Ecology: volant piscivore