Name: Afrotapejara ‭(‬African old being‭)‬.
Phonetic: Af-ro-tap-ejar-rah.
Named By: David M.‭ ‬Martill,‭ ‬Roy Smith,‭ ‬David M.‭ ‬Unwin,‭ ‬Alexander Kao,‭ ‬James McPhee‭ & ‬Nizar Ibrahim‭ ‬-‭ ‬2020.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Pterosauria,‭ ‬Pterodactyloidea,‭ ‬Tapejaridae.
Species: A.‭ ‬zouhri‭ (‬type‭).
Diet: Uncertain.
Size: Unknown due to lack of remains.
Known locations: Morocco‭ ‬-‭ ‬Kem Kem Beds.
Time period: Albian/Cenomanian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial snouts.

       Afrotapejara is a genus of tapejarid pterosaur that lived in North Africa at the time of the Early/Late Cretaceous boundary.

Further reading
-‭ ‬new tapejarid‭ (‬Pterosauria,‭ ‬Azhdarchoidea‭) ‬from the mid-Cretaceous Kem Kem beds of Takmout,‭ ‬southern Morocco.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Cretaceous Research.‭ ‬-‭ ‬David M.‭ ‬Martill,‭ ‬Roy Smith,‭ ‬David M.‭ ‬Unwin,‭ ‬Alexander Kao,‭ ‬James McPhee‭ & ‬Nizar Ibrahim‭ ‬-‭ ‬2020.


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