MCSNB 2887 reconstructed

Another of Wild’s (1978) Triassic pterosaurs featured by Dalla Vecchia (2003) is MCSNB 2887. Here it is in situ and reconstructed (Fig.1) as a Triassic basal dimorphodontid. It nests with Preondactylus.

Figure 1. MCSNB 2887 in situ and reconstructed as a basal dimorphodontid/basal anurognathid. It nests with Preondactylus.

Figure 1. MCSNB 2887 in situ and reconstructed as a basal dimorphodontid/basal anurognathid. It nests with Preondactylus.

Earlier we looked at other Triassic bits and pieces herehere and here.

References
Dalla Vecchia FM 2003. A review of the Triassic pterosaur record. Riv. Mus. civ. Sc. Nat. “E. Caffi” Bergamo 22:13-29.
Wild R 1978. Die Flugsaurier (Reptilia, Pterosauria) aus der Oberen Trias von Cene bei Bergamo, Italien. Bolletino della Societa Paleontologica Italiana 17(2): 176–256.

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