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Pteranodon - Drawing

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Pteranodon - one of the great flying reptiles from the Cretaceous (not Jurassic) Period - was a member of the Pterodactyl family.

The name "Pteranodon" means "Wing without Tooth."  Paleontologists believe that this creature also didn’t have much of a tail.

This image depicts an artist's creation of how Pteranodon may have appeared when it lived on Earth.


Media Credits

Drawing of Pteranodon by Mike Everhart.  Copyright, Mike Everhart, all rights reserved.  Image provided here as fair use for educational purposes and to acquaint new readers with Everhart's archeological finds.  Online via Oceans of Kansas.

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