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Coloborhynchus Owen 1874 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria - Ornithocheiridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 55642

Synonyms: Amblydectes Hooley 1914 (no. 202461), Siroccopteryx Mader and Kellner 1999 (no. 148852)

Full reference: R. Owen. 1874. The fossil Reptilia of the Mesozoic formations. Part 1. Pterosauria. Palaeontographical Society Monographs 27(126):1-14

Parent taxon: Ornithocheiridae according to D. M. Martill 2015

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

Subtaxa: Coloborhynchus capito, Coloborhynchus clavirostris, Coloborhynchus moroccensis, Coloborhynchus sedgwickii

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Ecology: volant piscivore