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Batrachognathus volans Riabinin 1948 (pterosaur)

Reptilia - Pterosauria

PaleoDB taxon number: 156635

Full reference: A. N. Riabinin. 1948. Zametka o letayushchem yashchere iz yury Kara-Tau [Note about a flying reptile from the Jurassic of Kara-Tau]. Trudy Paleontologicheskogo Instituta Akademiy Nauk SSSR 1:86-93

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

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIN 52-2, a skeleton (Well preserved skull and semi-complete postcranium). Its type locality is Aulie, Mikhailovka, Karatau, which is in an Oxfordian/Kimmeridgian lacustrine - large shale in the Karabastau Formation of Kazakhstan.

Ecology: volant piscivore