Paleontological Journal

, Volume 41, Issue 2, pp 189–197

New records of Azhdarchids (Pterosauria, Azhdarchidae) from the late Cretaceous of Russia, Kazakhstan, and Central Asia

  • A. O. Averianov

DOI: 10.1134/S0031030107020098

Cite this article as:
Averianov, A.O. Paleontol. J. (2007) 41: 189. doi:10.1134/S0031030107020098


A review of 12 azhdarchid localities in Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan is given. New records of unidentifiable azhdarchids from the Khodzhakul (Cenomanian), Tyul’keli (Turonian-Coniacian), Kansai (Santonian), Malaya Serdoba, and Beloe Ozero (Campanian) localities and a new taxon, Aralazhdarcho bostobensis gen. et sp. nov. (Shakh-Shakh, Santonian-Campanian), are described.

Key words

Azhdarchidae Pterosauria Late Cretaceous Russia Kazakhstan Central Asia 

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© Pleiades Publishing, Ltd. 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. O. Averianov
    • 1
  1. 1.Zoological InstituteRussian Academy of SciencesSt. PetersburgRussia

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