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Oldest pterodactyloid species discovered, named by international team of researchers
April 24, 2014
An international research team, including a George Washington University professor, has discovered and named the earliest and most primitive pterodactyloid--a group of flying reptiles that would go on to become the largest known flying creatures to have ever existed--and established they flew above the Earth some 163 million years ago, longer than previously known.
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