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: