|How to Say:||Terr-e-dak-til|
|Name Meaning:||Winged Lizard|
|First Discovered:||In 1784, a fossil was found in Bavaria|
|Size:||Wingspan of 3 ft|
|How Old:||150 Million Years Ago in the Jurassic Period|
|Habitat:||Found in Germany, Europe and Africa|
|Diet:||Diet consisted of fish and small animals|
3 Quick Facts about the Pterodactyl
- The Pterodactyl wings were made of a leathery membrane similar to a bat.
- The Pterodactyl was able to fly long distances with its lightweight wings.
- Pterodactyl is used to describe many types of flying reptiles, some were small and small were big.
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True or False:The Pterodactyl is considered a reptile and not a dinosaur.
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