Gwawinapterus was a pterosaur, a type of flying reptile. It was not a dinosaur, though it lived during the same period. Gwawinapterus lived during the Late Cretaceous and resided in North America. The first Gwawinapterus fossil was discovered in 2011.
Quick facts about Gwawinapterus:
- Existed from Hauterivian Age to 38 million years ago
- Lived in a marine environment
- Was a carnivore
- 27 different specimens have been found by paleontologists
All the Gwawinapterus illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore: