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Hongshanopterus Wang et al. 2008 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria - Istiodactylidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 158337

Full reference: X. Wang, D. A. Campos, Z. Zhou and A. W. A. Kellner. 2008. A primitive istiodactylid pterosaur (Pterodactyloidea) from the Jiufotang Formation (Early Cretaceous), northeast China. Zootaxa 1813:1-18

Parent taxon: Istiodactylidae according to X. Wang et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Archaeoistiodactylus, Liaoxipterus

Subtaxa: Hongshanopterus lacustris

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Ecology: volant piscivore