Journal of Paleontology 65(1):167-170 [M. Carrano/M. The genus name is derived from Greek thalasse, "sea" and dromaios, "runner", in reference to its presumed life style as a skimmer. 43 relations. Binomial name † Dsungaripterus weii. The genus was named in 2002 by Alexander Kellner and Diogenes de Almeida Campos. nov. (Figs. There are currently two primary but competing views of azhdarchoid relationships. 6, p. 782. Leptostomia begaaensis Temporal range: Albian-Cenomanian ~112–94 Ma Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Order: †Pterosauria Suborder: †Pterodactyloidea Clade: †Ornithocheiroidea Clade: †Azhdarchoidea (?) Martill et al., 2000; Wellnhofer, 1991a). 46/104a) and postcranial fragments from the early Campanian-age Rybushka Formation of Saratov, Russia. (2008). Chaoyangopterus is a genus of azhdarchoid pterodactyloid pterosaur known from a partial skeleton found in Liaoning, China. The type and only species is B. oregonensis. Kellner & Campos, 1988. Palaeontology, 49: 925-941. Azhdarchids included some of the largest-known flying animals of all time, but members no larger than a cat have also been found. Azhdarchoids The first, presented by Felipe Pinheiro and colleagues in 2011, considers the tapejarids to be a monophyletic clade including the thalassodromines and chaoyangopterines. 2009 modularis leonardii Kellner & Campos, 1994 †T. 3827 By Young, 1964. Highly simplified pterosaur phylogeny – topology based on that recovered by Unwin. "A new azhdarchoid pterosaur from the Lower Cretaceous of China and its implications for pterosaur phylogeny and evolution." 1–9) Etymology—Genus name formed by a combination of ‘Mistral,’ a strong, cold, northwesterly wind blowing in southeastern France, and Azhdarcho, the type genus of the Azhdarchidae. Azhdarchidae (from Persian word azhdar (اژدر), a dragon-like creature in Persian mythology) is a family of pterosaurs known primarily from the late Cretaceous Period, though an isolated vertebra apparently from an azhdarchid is known from the early Cretaceous as well (late Berriasian age, about 140 million years ago). Carrano/M. Eoazhdarcho is a genus of azhdarchoid pterodactyloid pterosaur named in 2005 by Chinese paleontologists Lü Junchang and Ji Qiang.The type species is Eoazhdarcho liaoxiensis.The genus name combines a Greek eos, "dawn" with the name of the genus Azhdarcho, with the implication it was an early related form of the latter.The specific name refers to the ancient region Liaoxi. Azhdarcho. Classification Similarities between the humerus of Hatzegopteryx and Quetzalcoatlus northropi have been noted; both have a long, smooth deltopectoral crest, and a thickened humeral head. Argentinadraco barrealensis Temporal range: Turonian-Coniacian Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Order: †Pterosauria Sub The type species is Thalassodromeus sethi. (Redirected from List of pterosaur classifications) This phylogeny of pterosaurs entails the various phylogenetic trees used to classify pterosaurs throughout the years and varying views of these animals. Discovery. History and Species The teeth of Dsungaripteridae and Pterodaustridae differ completely from the teeth of the discussed mandible (e.g. It is known from lower beak (holotype SGU, no. Naturwissenschaften ↑ a b Martill, D.M. Kellner assigned it to the Tapejaridae within Azhdarchoidea. Collection, occurrence, or specimen data; Taxonomic names and opinions; Measurements of specimens; Analyze. Academic disciplines Business Concepts Crime Culture Economy Education Energy Events Food and drink Geography Government Health Human behavior Humanities Knowledge Law Life Mind Objects Organizations People Philosophy Society Sports Universe World Arts Lists Glossaries. Pterosaur phylogeny is currently highly contested and several hypotheses are presented below. "A new azhdarchoid pterosaur from the Lower Cretaceous of China and its implications for pterosaur phylogeny and evolution." Carrano] Metadata. Classifications of taxa in groups; Stratigraphic units ; Time scales; Time intervals; Download. Family Azhdarchidae; Possible valid azhdarchoid genera Bennettazhia; Bogolubovia; Doratorhynchus "Ornithocheirus" bunzeli; Phylogeny. An azhdarchid pterosaur humerus from the Lower Cretaceous Glen Rose Formation of Texas. and Naish, D. (2006). These were initially the basis of the taxon's referral to the clade Azhdarchidae, but they are also similar enough to be a basis for the synonymy of Hatzegopteryx and Quetzalcoatlus . A new toothed pteranodontoid (Pterosauria, Pterodactyloidea) from the Jiufotang Formation (Lower Cretaceous, Aptian) of China and comments onLiaoningopterus guiWang and Zhou, 2003. The specific name refers to the Egyptian god Seth … Jump to navigation Jump to search. Others show the wing attaching to the upper leg or even tail. The size of this anima Old restorations show the wing attaching at the lower leg, with the legs aiding bat-like in flapping. Scientific classification ; Kingdom: Animalia: Phylum: Chordata: Order: † Pterosauria: Suborder: † Pterodactyloidea: Family: † Azhdarchidae: Genus: † Quetzalcoatlus Lawson, 1975: Type species †Quetzalcoatlus northropi. deliradamus Witton, 2009; Tupuxuara is a genus of large, crested, and toothless pterodactyloid pterosaur from the Early Cretaceous period (Albian is a genus of large, crested, and toothless pterodactyloid pterosaur from the Early Cretaceous period (Albian Although originally identified as a species of the pteranodontoid pterosaur Pteranodon, Bennettazhia is now thought to have been a different animal. References ↑ 1.0 1.1 Lü, J., Unwin, D.M., Xu, L., and Zhang, X. "Cranial crest development in the azhdarchoid pterosaur Tupuxuara, with a review of the genus and tapejarid monophyly." Classification. Description: Quetzalcoatlus northropi is a pterosaur known from the Late Cretaceous of North America (Maastrichtian stage) and one of the biggest known flying animals of all time. Chaoyangopterus - WikiMili, The Free Encyclopedia - WikiMili, The Free Ency Dsungaripterus is a genus of dsungaripterid pterosaur with an average wingspan of 3 meters (9.8 ft). A lower jaw fragment shows a helical type of articulation, which is known in several families of pterosaurs, and cannot be identified with great accuracy. Thalassodromeus was a large pterodactyloid pterosaur found in northeastern Brazil. Classification. An artist's interpretation of Quetzalcoatlus northropi Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Sauropsida Family: Azhdarchidae Genus: †QuetzalcoatlusLawson, 1975 Type species †Quetzalcoatlus northropiLawson, 1975 Synonyms Hatzegopteryx thambema? It was a rather large pterosaur. more closely related to the pterodactyloids within the larger group Monofenestrata List of pterosaur genera Timeline of pterosaur research Lu, J. Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Pterosauria,‭ ‬Pterodactyloidea,‭ ‬Azhdarchidae. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I've restored it attaching to the femur, with a dynamic hind wing apparatus formed from the legs and uropatagium (after Cunningham). Bennettazhia is a genus of tapejaromorph pterosaur from the Early Cretaceous period of what is now the Hudspeth Formation of the state of Oregon in the United States. Furthermore, Pteranodon is edentulous, as are Azhdarchidae, Tapejaridae and Nyctosauridae. was located within Dsungaripteroidea sensu Kellner which included Azhdarchoidea Dsungaripteridae, and Pteranodontoidea, all of which were mostly dissolved The C Scientific classification; Kingdom: Animalia: Phylum: Chordata: Order: † Pterosauria: Suborder: † Pterodactyloidea: Family: † Dsungaripteridae: Genus: † Dsungaripterus Young, 1964: Species: †D. belonging to the Ammonoidea and included in the hoplitacean family Placenticeratidae Karamites lived during the latest Albian late early Cretaceous named by Fielding Bradford Meek, 1870, is the type genus for the Placenticeratidae a family that is part of the Hoplitoidea, a superfamily of the Ammonitida Engonoceratoidea i.e. Series: American Museum novitates, no. Classification. Historical Biology, Vol. AZHDARCHIDAE Nessov, 1984 MISTRALAZHDARCHO MAGGII, gen. et sp. A medium-sized robust-necked azhdarchid pterosaur (Pterodactyloidea, Azhdarchidae) from the Maastrichtian of Pui (Hațeg Basin, Transylvania, Romania) Title Variants: Alternative: New pterosaur from Romania Related Titles. According to some analyses however, Tupuxuara is closer to the Azhdarchidae (the group that includes the giant Texan form Quetzalcoatlus) than to Tapejara and its relatives. Unwin defined the group as the most recent common ancestor of Quetzalcoatlus and Tapejara, and all its descendants. Santanadactylus (meaning "Santana Formation finger") was a genus of pterodactyloid pterosaur from the Albian-age Romualdo Member of the Upper Cretaceous Santana Formation, of Barra do Jardim, Araripe Plateau, Ceará State, Brazil.Four species have been named, but today are no considered congeneric with each other. It is a member of the family Azhdarchidae, a family of advanced toothless pterosaurs with unusually long, stiffened necks. Volgadraco (Volga River dragon) is a genus of azhdarchid pterodactyloid pterosaur from the Upper Cretaceous of European Russia. The general layouts of the toothed mandible are comparable. 27, Issue. Tupuxuara is a member of the group Azhdarchoidea. Azhdarchidae is a family of pterosaurs known primarily from the late Cretaceous Period, though an isolated vertebra apparently from an azhdarchid is known from the early Cretaceous as well. Superfamily Azhdarchoidea ... Azhdarchidae: Quetzalcoatlus. Azhdarchidae. Draw maps of our fossil collections; Count taxa; Find common taxa; Generate data summary tables; Calculate a first appearance; Generate diversity curve data; Analyze abundance data; Analyze ta Zhejiangopterus. Alcione Alcione elainus, a pterosaur species belonging to the family Nyctosauridae Alcyone disambiguation Halcion or triazolam, an insomnia drug Halcyon phyloge Azhdarchoidea was given a phylogenetic definition by David Unwin in 2003. Maastrichtian species extinctions: Alvarezsauroidea: Azhdarchoidea : Baculitidae: Caelidracones: … Lawson, 1975. ... Fossil representation: Tips of upper and lower jaws,‭ ‬one cervical‭ (‬neck‭) ‬vertebra,‭ ‬possibly belonging to a subadult. Other species †T. Alanqa is a genus of pterodactyloid pterosaur from the Late Cretaceous period (Cenomanian stage) of what is now the Kem Kem Beds of southeastern Morocco.The name Alanqa comes from the Arabic word العنقاء al-‘Anqā’, for a mythical bird of Arabian culture.. It was found in rocks of the Aptian-age Lower Cretaceous Jiufotang Formation of Dapingfang, Chaoyang. weii. Listing of families and genera after Unwin 2006 except where specified. From a partial skeleton found in northeastern Brazil Cretaceous of European Russia Tupuxuara, with the aiding. Of Paleontology 65 ( 1 ):167-170 [ M. Carrano/M the early Campanian-age Rybushka Formation of Dapingfang, Chaoyang Paleontology. 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