Caviramus was a pterosaur, a type of flying reptile. It was not a dinosaur, though it lived during the same period. Caviramus lived during the Upper Triassic and resided in Europe. The first Caviramus fossil was discovered in 2006.

Quick facts about Caviramus:

  • Existed from Norian Age to 201.3 million years ago
  • Lived in a marine habitat
  • Was a piscivore
  • Could fly
  • Only one specimen has been found by paleontologists

All the Caviramus illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Caviramus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • N. B. Fröbisch and J. Fröbisch. 2006. A new basal pterosaur genus from the Upper Triassic of the Northern Calcareous Alps of Switzerland. Palaeontology 49(5):1081-1090