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Cycnorhamphus suevicus Quenstadt 1855 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria

PaleoDB taxon number: 163715

Alternative combinations: Gallodactylus suevicus, Pterodactylus suevicus

Synonym: Pterodactylus eurychirus Wagner 1858 (taxon 163718)

Belongs to Cycnorhamphus according to B. Andres et al. 2014

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Cycnorhamphus suevicus: GPIT, a skeleton. Its type locality is Nusplingen quarry, which is in a Kimmeridgian open shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Nusplingen Limestone Formation of Germany.
  • Pterodactylus eurychirus: BSPG (specimen lost).

Ecology: volant piscivore