Thursday, July 19, 2018

Fact of the Day: Flying Lizard

While considered to be a dinosaur by many, the pterodactyl wasn't a dinosaur. In the eyes of science, the animal was a "flying lizard". 

11 comments:

Bob Bushell said...

I knew it!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Bob Bushell said...
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Pat Hatt said...

A rather large lizard at least

alp said...

Madre mia si existieran,,feliz verano..un saludo desde Murcia.

Anonymous said...

I never knew that,,

Emmylou said...

Really?!?! Good to know...

WILLIE...! =(^..^)= said...

Absolutely Right....
Pterodactylus Facts.....!
Pterodatylus was a kind of Pterosaur.....
Pterosaurs are flying reptiles; Pterodatylus wasn't a dinosaur....
Pterodactylus lived around 150.8–148.5 million years ago, during the late Jurassic Period.....
Pterodactylus was a relatively small pterosaur with a wingspan of just over 1 metre (3.28 ft.)....

Debra She Who Seeks said...

News to me!

Christine said...

Wow, interesting!

Martha said...

That's news to me!

Kirk said...

That I didn't know. I just assumed it was a kind of link between dinosaurs and birds.