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Tropeognathus Wellnhofer 1987 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria

PaleoDB taxon number: 156882

Full reference: P. Wellnhofer. 1987. New crested pterosaurs from the Lower Cretaceous of Brazil. Mitteilungen der Bayerischen Staatssammlung für Paläontologie und historische Geologie 27:175-186

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

Sister taxa: Anhanguera, Anhangueridae, Azhdarchoidea, Brasileodactylus, Cearadactylus, Euornithocheira, Guidraco, Istiodactylus, Liaoningopterus, Lonchodectes, Longchengpterus, Ludodactylus, Nurhachius, Ornithocheirus, Ornithodesmus, Piksi

Subtaxa: Tropeognathus mesembrinus

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Ecology: volant piscivore