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†family Protazhdarchidae Frey et al. 2011 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria

PaleoDB taxon number: 254450

Full reference: E. Frey, C. A. Meyer, and H. Tischlinger. 2011. The oldest azhdarchoid pterosaur from the Late Jurassic Solnhofen Limestone (Early Tithonian) of Southern Germany. Swiss Journal of Geosciences 104(supp. 1):S35-S55

Parent taxon: Azhdarchoidea according to E. Frey et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Cretornis, Dsungaripteridae, Eopteranodon, Europejara, Microtuban, Nemicolopterus, Neoazhdarchia, Ornithostoma, Palaeornis cliftii, Vectidraco

Subtaxa: Aurorazhdarcho

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Ecology: volant piscivore