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Oldest Pterodactyloid Species Discovered, Named by International Team of Researchers

Oldest Pterodactyloid Species Discovered, Named by International Team of Researchers

April 24, 2014
An international research team—led by University of South Florida paleontologist and GW alumnus Brian Andres, James Clark of the GW Columbian College of Arts and Sciences and Xu Xing of the Chinese Academy of Sciences—has discovered and named the earliest and most primitive pterodactyloid, Kryptodrakon progenitor.