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Eosipterus Ji and Ji 1997 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria

PaleoDB taxon number: 68163

Full reference: S.-A. Ji and Q. Ji. 1997. The first discovery of a pterosaur from western Liaoning Province (Eosipterus yangi gen. et sp. nov.). Acta Geologica Sinica 71(1):1-6

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

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

Subtaxa: Eosipterus yangi

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Ecology: volant piscivore