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Rhamphocephalus Seeley 1880 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria - Rhamphorhynchidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 156250

Synonym: Dolichorhamphus Seeley 1885 (taxon 365114)

Full reference: H. G. Seeley. 1880. On the Rhamphocephalus prestwichi, Seeley, an ornithosaurian from the Stonesfield Slate of Kineton. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society 36:27-30

Parent taxon: Rhamphorhynchinae according to D. M. Unwin 2003

Sister taxa: Angustinaripterus, Cacibupteryx, Dorygnathus, Nesodactylus, Orientognathus, Pterorhynchus, Qinglongopterus, Rhamphorhynchus, Sericipterus

Subtaxa: Rhamphocephalus bucklandi, Rhamphocephalus depressirostris, Rhamphocephalus prestwichi

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Ecology: volant piscivore