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Coloborhynchus moroccensis Mader and Kellner 1999 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria - Ornithocheiridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 163261

Alternative combination: Siroccopteryx moroccensis

Full reference: B. J. Mader and A. W. A. Kellner. 1999. A new anhanguerid pterosaur from the Cretaceous of Morocco. Boletim do Museu Nacional - Geologia 45:1-11

Belongs to Coloborhynchus according to N. Ibrahim et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Coloborhynchus capito, Coloborhynchus clavirostris, Coloborhynchus sedgwickii

Type specimen: LINHM 016, a partial skull (Anterior part of upper jaw with teeth). Its type locality is Beg'aa, west of Hamada du Guir, which is in a Cenomanian fluvial sandstone in the Kem Kem Formation of Morocco.

Ecology: volant piscivore