Kariridraco

Name: Kariridraco ‭(‬Kariri dragon‭)‬.
Phonetic: Ka-re-re-dya-ko
Named By: Gabriela M.‭ ‬Cerqueira,‭ ‬Mateus A.C.‭ ‬Santos,‭ ‬Maikon F.‭ ‬Marks,‭ ‬Juliana M.‭ ‬Say„o‭ & ‬Felipe L.‭ ‬Pinheiro‭ ‬-‭ ‬2021.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Pterosauria,‭ ‬Pterodactyloidea,‭ ‬Tapejaridae,‭ ‬Thalassodrominae.
Species: K.‭ ‬dianae‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Uncertain.
Size: Uncertain due to lack of fossil remains.
Known locations: Brazil‭ ‬-‭ ‬Romualdo Formation.
Time period: Early Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial skull and partial lower jaw.

       Kariridraco is a genus of tapejarid pterosaur that lived in South America during the Early Cretaceous.

Further reading
-‭ ‬A new azhdarchoid pterosaur from the Lower Cretaceous of Brazil and the paleobiogeography of the Tapejaridae.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Acta Palaeontologica Polonica.‭ ‬66.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Gabriela M.‭ ‬Cerqueira,‭ ‬Mateus A.C.‭ ‬Santos,‭ ‬Maikon F.‭ ‬Marks,‭ ‬Juliana M.‭ ‬Say„o‭ & ‬Felipe L.‭ ‬Pinheiro‭ ‬-‭ ‬2021.



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