"Here," said he, pointing to the picture of an extraordinary flying monster, "is an excellent reproduction of the dimorphodon, or pterodactyl, a flying reptile
of the Jurassic period.
Almost instantaneously a huge bulk swooped down upon me, and as I looked up, I realized that there were flying reptiles
even in this part of Caspak.
He glanced up, expecting to see one of the great flying reptiles
of a bygone age, his rifle ready in his hand.
Seeing that a few members of such water-breathing classes as the Crustacea and Mollusca are adapted to live on the land, and seeing that we have flying birds and mammals, flying insects of the most diversified types, and formerly had flying reptiles
, it is conceivable that flying-fish, which now glide far through the air, slightly rising and turning by the aid of their fluttering fins, might have been modified into perfectly winged animals.
At the Dino Live exhibition, families will come face to face with a Tyrannosaurus which stands an incredible four metres tall; a Pteranodon - a type of flying reptile
; an Iguanodon; an Allosaurus; a Triceratops and a Carnotaurus - a 'meat eating bull', whilst learning some interesting facts along the way.
The two lovers, each riding a fire-breathing flying reptile
, enjoy a moment up in the clouds, a respite from the tensions on the wintry ground where the feuds boil and the buildup for the wars to come escalates.
Sandersi was a marine bird, not a flying reptile
of an earlier prehistoric era.
Your lucky prehistoric flying reptile
Caption: Some 77 million years ago, little pterosaurs (illustrated here) shared the sky with gigantic ones, according to new fossils of a small flying reptile
found in British Columbia.
PTEROSAUR A flying reptile
from around 85 million years ago.
This type of flying reptile
lived alongside dinosaurs about 125 million years ago.