First complete pterosaur from the Afro-Arabian continent: insight into pterodactyloid diversity

@article{Kellner2019FirstCP,
  title={First complete pterosaur from the Afro-Arabian continent: insight into pterodactyloid diversity},
  author={Alexander Wilhelm Armin Kellner and Michael Wayne Caldwell and Borja Holgado and Fabio M Dalla Vecchia and Roy Nohra and Juliana Manso Say{\~a}o and Philip J. Currie},
  journal={Scientific Reports},
  year={2019},
  volume={9}
}
Despite being known from every continent, the geological record of pterosaurs, the first group of vertebrates to develop powered flight, is very uneven, with only a few deposits accounting for the vast majority of specimens and almost half of the taxonomic diversity. Among the regions that stand out for the greatest gaps of knowledge regarding these flying reptiles, is the Afro-Arabian continent, which has yielded only a small number of very fragmentary and incomplete materials. Here we fill… 
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