Sordes was a pterosaur, a type of flying reptile. It was not a dinosaur, though it lived during the same period. Sordes lived during the Late Jurassic and resided in Asia. The first Sordes fossil was discovered in 1971.

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

Sordes was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • 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