Archaeopteryx, whiles referred tae bi its German name Urvogel ("oreeginal bird" or "first bird"), is a genus o bird-lik dinosaurs that is transeetional atween non-avian feathered dinosaurs an modren birds.

Temporal range: Late Jurassic, 150.8–148.5 Ma
Fossil o complete Archaeopteryx, includin indentations o feathers on weengs an tail
The Berlin Archaeopteryx specimen (A. siemensii).
Scientific classification e
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Clade: Avialae
Faimily: Archaeopterygidae
Genus: Archaeopteryx
Meyer, 1861
(conserved name)
Teep species
Archaeopteryx lithographica
Meyer, 1861 (conserved name)
Referred species

Archaeopteryx siemensii
Dames, 1897



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