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Anhanguera robustus Wellnhofer 1987 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria

PaleoDB taxon number: 164456

Alternative combinations: Coloborhynchus robustus, Tropeognathus robustus

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

Belongs to Anhanguera according to T. Rodrigues and A. W. A. Kellner 2008

Sister taxa: Anhanguera araripensis, Anhanguera blittersdorffi, Anhanguera cuvieri, Anhanguera ligabuei, Anhanguera piscator, Anhanguera santanae, Anhanguera spielbergi

Type specimen: BSP 1987 I 47, a mandible (Lower jaw). Its type locality is Chapada do Araripe, Romualdo Member (general), which is in an Albian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal shale in the Santana Formation of Brazil.

Ecology: volant piscivore