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Araripesaurus Price 1971 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria - Ornithocheiridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38496

Full reference: L. I. Price. 1971. A presença de Pterosauria no Cretáceo Inferior da Chapada do Araripe, Brasil. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 43:451-461

Parent taxon: Ornithocheiridae according to P. Wellnhofer 1985

Sister taxa: Aetodactylus, Arthurdactylus, Barbosania, Caulkicephalus, Coloborhynchus, Dermodactylus, Mythunga

Subtaxa: none

Type: Araripesaurus castilhoi

Ecology: volant piscivore