Ctenochasmatidae


Ctenochasmatidae

Filozoa

Ctenochasmatids
Temporal range: Late Jurassic - Early Cretaceous
Cast of a Gnathosaurus subulatus specimen
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Pterosauria
Suborder: Pterodactyloidea
clade: Euctenochasmatia
Family: Ctenochasmatidae
Nopsca, 1928
Type species
Ctenochasma roemeri
Meyer, 1852
Subgroups

Ctenochasmatidae is a group of pterosaurs within the suborder Pterodactyloidea.

Classification

Listing of subfamilies and genera after Unwin 2006 unless otherwise noted.

References

  1. ^ Andres, B., and Ji, Q. (2008). "A new pterosaur from the Liaoning Province of China, the phylogeny of the Pterodactyloidea, and convergence in their cervical vertebrae." Palaeontology, 51(2): 453-469.
  2. ^ Wang, X., Kellner, A.W.A., Zhou, Z., and Campos, D.A. (2007). "A new pterosaur (Ctenochasmatidae, Archaeopterodactyloidea) from the Lower Cretaceous Yixian Formation of China." Cretaceous Research, 28(2): 2245-260.