PaleoDB taxon number: 138759
Full reference: J.-C. Lü. 2003. A new pterosaur: Beipiaopterus chenianus, gen. et sp. nov. (Reptilia: Pterosauria) from western Liaoning Province of China. Memoir of the Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum 2:153-160
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: BPM 002, a partial skeleton (Partial skeleton with well preserved soft parts). Its type locality is Hengdaozi, Sihetun, which is in a Barremian/Aptian terrestrial siltstone in the Yixian Formation of China.
Ecology: volant piscivore