Maaradactylus was a pterosaur, a type of flying reptile. It was not a dinosaur, though it lived during the same period. Maaradactylus lived during the Early Cretaceous and resided in South America. The first Maaradactylus fossil was discovered in 2014.

All the Maaradactylus illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Maaradactylus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • R. A. M. Bantim and A. A. F. Saraiva. 2014. A new toothed pterosaur (Pterodactyloidea: Anhangueridae) from the Early Cretaceous Romualdo Formation, NE Brazil. Zootaxa 3869(3):201-223