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  1. Pterodactylidae, family Pterodactylidaenoun

    a reptile family in the order Pterosauria


  1. pterodactylidae

    Pterodactylidae is a family within the suborder Pterodactyloidea, which belongs to the extinct order of flying reptiles, Pterosauria. These were among the first vertebrates known to have evolved powered flight, which lived during the late Jurassic period. Pterodactyls, commonly associated with this family, are characterized by their wings made of a membrane, a beak full of sharp teeth, elongated fourth finger to support the wing, and their distinct, stubby tail.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pterodactylidae in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pterodactylidae in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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