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Ornithocheirus

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  • Title: Ornithocheirus
  • Type status: Figured
  • State province: England
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Order: Pterosauria
  • Member: Cambridge Greensand Member
  • Locality: Cambridge
  • Latest period or highest system: Cretaceous
  • Latest era or highest erathem: Mesozoic
  • Latest epoch or Highest series: Late Cretaceous
  • Latest eon or highest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Latest age or Highest age: Cenomanian
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Identified by: Master - Professor Harry G. Seeley; b.18/02/1839; d.08/01/1909; Seeley
  • Identification Qualifier: Described and figured in Prof. H.G. Seeley's "Ornithosauria" 1870 p.87, pl. 11, figs. 10-12.
  • Higher geography: Europe; British Isles; England; Cambridgeshire; Cambridge
  • Higher classification: Animalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Pterosauria; Ornithocheiridae
  • Group: Selborne Group
  • Genus: Ornithocheirus
  • Formation: Upper Greensand Formation
  • Family: Ornithocheiridae
  • Earliest period or lowest system: Cretaceous
  • Earliest era or lowest erathem: Mesozoic
  • Earliest epoch or lowest series: Early Cretaceous
  • Earliest eon or Lowest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Earliest age or Lowestst age: Albian
  • Country: British Isles
  • Continent: Europe
  • Class: Reptilia
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