Name: Xericeps ‭(‬dry catch‭)‬.
Phonetic: Zeh-re-seps.
Named By: D.‭ ‬M.‭ ‬Martill,‭ ‬D.‭ ‬M.‭ ‬Unwin,‭ ‬N.‭ ‬Ibrahim‭ & ‬N.‭ ‬Longrich‭ ‬-‭ ‬2018.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Pterosauria,‭ ‬Pterodactyloidea,‭ ‬Azhdarchoidea.
Species: X.‭ ‬curvirostris‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Piscivore‭?‬/uncertain.
Size: Unknown due to lack of remains.
Known locations: Morocco‭ ‬-‭ ‬Kem Kem Formation.
Time period: Albian/Cenomanian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial lower jaw.

       Xericeps is a genus of pterosaur that lived in Africa during the Cretaceous.

Further reading
-‭ ‬A new edentulous pterosaur from the Cretaceous Kem Kem beds of south eastern Morocco.‭ ‬Cretaceous Research‭ ‬84:1-12.‭ ‬-‭ ‬D.‭ ‬M.‭ ‬Martill,‭ ‬D.‭ ‬M.‭ ‬Unwin,‭ ‬N.‭ ‬Ibrahim‭ & ‬N.‭ ‬Longrich‭ ‬-‭ ‬2018.


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