Germanodactylus was a pterosaur, a type of flying reptile. It was not a dinosaur, though it lived during the same period. Germanodactylus lived during the Late Jurassic and resided in Europe. The first Germanodactylus fossil was discovered in 1964.

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

Germanodactylus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • D. Fuchs and H. Keupp. 2003. New records of soft parts of Muensterella scutellaris Muenster, 1842 (Coeloidea) from the Late Jurassic plattenkalks or Eichstãtt and their significance for octobrachian relationships. Berliner Paläobio. Abh. 3:101-111
  • D. M. Unwin. 1988. A new pterosaur from the Kimmeridge Clay of Kimmeridge, Dorset. Proceedings of the Dorset Natural Hisory and Archaeological Society 109:150-153