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English: Copper engraving of the holotype fossil of Pterodactylus antiquus, then in the collection of the Palatine Elector in Mannheim, Germany. Description by Italian naturalist Cosimo A. Collini: Sur quelques zoolithes du cabinet d´histoire naturelle de S.A.S.E. palatine et de Baviere, à Mannheim. In: Acta Academiae Theodoro-Palatinae, vol. 5 Phys., Mannheim 1784, pp 58-71. Engraving by Egid Verhelst
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Source Wellnhofer, P.; 2009: A short history of pterosaur research, Zitteliana 29, pp 7-19. (scanned)
Author Cosimo A. Collini


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