Genus: Ornithocheirus non SEELEY, 1869

Species: nobilis (OWEN, 1869) LYDEKKER, 1888 (gen. emend NEWTON, 1888) (nomen dubium)
= Pterodactylus nobilis OWEN, 1869 (nomen dubium)
Etymology: Latin, nobilis, ‘illustrious’; of noble bearing.
= Ornithochirus nobilis (OWEN, 1869) (nomen dubium)

Holotype: BMNH 36522, 36522a

Locality: Isle of Wight County, England, Southern United Kingdom.

Horizon: Wessex Formation, Wealden Group.


Age: Barremian Stage, Lower Gallic Subepoch, Early Cretaceous Epoch, Early Cretaceous.

Material: Fragmentary 2nd phalangeal of the ulnar digit of the manus.

BMNH 36552a: Fragmentary bones.