Finally, an enamel pin honoring your favorite prehistoric beast you never met.
- Species: Quetzalcoatlus northropi
- Temporal Range: Late Cretaceous, Upper Maastrichtian
Quetzalcoatlus northropi is an extinct pterosaur known from the Late Cretaceous of North America (Maastrichtian stage) and one of the biggest known flying animals of all time. It is a member of the family Azhdarchidae, a family of advanced toothless pterosaurs with unusually long, stiffened necks. Its name comes from the Aztec feathered serpent god, Quetzalcoatl.
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