Harpactognathus was a pterosaur, a type of flying reptile. It was not a dinosaur, though it lived during the same period. Harpactognathus lived during the Late Jurassic and resided in North America. The first Harpactognathus fossil was discovered in 2003.

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

Harpactognathus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • K. Carpenter and C. Miles. 1998. Skull of a Jurassic ankylosaur (Dinosauria). Nature 393:782-783