Aerodactylus was a pterosaur, a type of flying reptile. It was not a dinosaur, though it lived during the same period. Aerodactylus lived during the Late Jurassic and resided in Europe. The first Aerodactylus fossil was discovered in 2014.

Quick facts about Aerodactylus:

  • Existed from 150.8 million years ago to 145 million years ago
  • Lived in a marine environment
  • Was a piscivore
  • Could fly
  • Only one specimen has been found by paleontologists

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