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Toucan Pterosaurs by Qilong Toucan Pterosaurs by Qilong
Here is a fairly small version of my "toucan pterosaur," Dimorphodon macronyx. The wing is raised and the body in a foot-pushing-off launch posture despite that these pterosaurs never likely ran on two legs or launched on them. The distal tail "fin" is omitted, as are the wing membranes, for clarity.
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StudioSpectre Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2014  Professional General Artist
wow, such a small little wing for it's body size.  Amazing. 
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Qilong Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2014
Yeah, they weren't super aerial pros at this stage.
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paleopeter Featured By Owner Nov 16, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Nice one.
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Paleo-reptiles Featured By Owner May 21, 2013
lovely!
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Algoroth Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2011  Professional General Artist
As usual, awesome skeletal! What I wanna know is this: did Dimorphodons look funny eating peanut butter????
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DOTB18 Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2011
I never realized just how small the wings are in relation to the body, especially compared to other pterosaurs.
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EmperorDinobot Featured By Owner Sep 5, 2011
Truly a toucan, but quite primitive. Awesome job. Hey, don't you live in Oregon, Jaime?
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amorousdino Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2011  Student General Artist
A pterosaur that thinks he's a bird :lol:
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DeinonychusEmpire Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Dimorphodon!!
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