Tapejara was a pterosaur, a type of flying reptile. It was not a dinosaur, though it lived during the same period. Tapejara lived during the Early Cretaceous and resided in South America. The first Tapejara fossil was discovered in 1989.

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

Tapejara was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • L. I. Price. 1971. A presença de Pterosauria no Cretáceo Inferior da Chapada do Araripe, Brasil. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 43:451-461