Named By: James McPhee, Nizar Ibrahim, Alex Kao, David M. Unwin, Roy Smith & David M. Martill - 2020.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Pterosauria, Pterodactyloidea, Chaoyangopteridae.
Species: A. gyrostega (type).
Size: Unknown due to lack of fossil remains.
Known locations: Morocco - Kem Kem beds.
Time period: Albian/Cenomanian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial snout.
is a genus of pterosaur
that lived in North Africa at the time of the
Early/Late Cretaceous boundary.
- A new ?chaoyangopterid (Pterosauria: Pterodactyloidea) from the Cretaceous Kem Kem beds of Southern Morocco. - Cretaceous Research. 110: Article 104410. - James McPhee, Nizar Ibrahim, Alex Kao, David M. Unwin, Roy Smith & David M. Martill - 2020.