New fossil pterosaur: Darwinopterus


Thanks to BBC Science Reporter Matt McGrath for this article on a new species of pterosaur recently described from fossils collected in northeast China. Lead researcher Dr. David Unwin (University of Leicester) and colleagues have dubbed the creature Darwinopterus modularis. Check it out.
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Darwinopterus artwork by Mark Whitton, University of Portsmouth

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