PTERANODON

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Pteranodon '25

AKA: Pterodactyl; Species: Pteranodon longiceps; Type: Prehistoric
Wingspan: 24 ft (7 m, est); Weight: 205 lb (93 kg, est)
Attributes: Beak, claws, flight
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Air Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: None; Enemies: Tyrannosaurus
Film: The Lost World (1925)
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Additional Data:
Live Science

Description: This is the first "dinosaur" (more specifically, a reptile that lived with the dinosaurs) ever documented in modern times! Caught on film way back in 1925, this graceful creature was seen gliding over the Lost Plateau of Venezuela.
Review:
1,000 Misspent Hours

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Pteranodon '33

Species: Pteranodon longiceps; Type: Prehistoric
Wingspan: 24 ft (7 m, est); Weight: 205 lb (93 kg, est)
Attributes: Beak, claws, flight
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Air Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: None; Enemies: Tyrannosaurus
Film: King Kong (1933)
Discovered by the:
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Additional Data:
Live Science
Description: If not for the intervention of King Kong, this Pteranodon would have made a meal of Beauty, and things would have been better for everybody.
Review:
1,000 Misspent Hours
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Pteranodon '55

Species: Pteranodon longiceps; Type: Prehistoric
Wingspan: 24 ft (7 m, est); Weight: 205 lb (93 kg, est)
Attributes: Beak, claws, flight
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Air Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: None; Enemies: None
Film: Journey to the Beginning of Time (Cesta do Pravěku, 1955)
Discovered by the:
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Additional Data:
Live Science
Description: Some kids went for a boat trip and ended up traveling through a rift in time into prehistory; this Pteranodon was one of the many ancient animals they observed.
Review:
Midnight Only
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Pteranodon '57

Species: Unclassified pteranodon; Type: Natural
Wingspan: 24 ft (7 m, est); Weight: 205 lb (93 kg, est)
Attributes: Beak, claws, flight
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Air Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: None; Enemies: Humanity
Film: The Land Unknown (1957)
Discovered by the:
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Additional Data:
Live Science
Description: Found in a hidden tropical valley in the Antarctic, this Pteranodon exhibited many unusual features; an example of isolated evolution, perhaps, or even an entirely new species.
Review:
Micro-brewed Reviews
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Pteranodon '62

Species: Unclassified pteranodon; Type: Alien
Wingspan: 30 ft (9 m, est); Weight: 400 lb (182 kg, est)
Attributes: Beak, claws, flight
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Air Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: None; Enemies: Humanity
Film: Planet of Storms (Планета Бурь, 1962)
Discovered by:
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Additional Data:
Live Science
Description: This creature appears to closely resemble an Earth Pteranodon, it's a fearless predator, and eagerly attacked a crew of cosmonauts exploring Venus.
Review:
1,000 Misspent Hours
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Pteranodon '66

Species: Pteranodon longiceps; Type: Prehistoric
Wingspan: 24 ft (7 m, est); Weight: 205 lb (93 kg, est)
Attributes: Beak, claws, flight
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Air Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: None; Enemies: Rhamphorhynchus, humanity
Film: One Million Years B.C. (1966)
Discovered by the:
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Additional Data:
Live Science

Description: Pteranodon claws are strong enough to grab and lift, but not really useful as offensive weapons; they depend on their beak to kill their prey, or dropping the unfortunate food item from a great height.
Review:
1,000 Misspent Hours

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Pteranodon '69

Species: Pteranodon longiceps; Type: Prehistoric
Wingspan: 24 ft (7 m, est); Weight: 205 lb (93 kg, est)
Attributes: Beak, claws, flight
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Air Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: None; Enemies: Gwangi, humanity
Film: The Valley of Gwangi (1969)
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Additional Data:
Harryhausen
Description: Some Pteranodon are strong flyers, but not always powerful enough to lift a full-grown cowboy, as visitors to the Forbidden Valley observed in 1969.
Review:
1,000 Misspent Hours
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Pteranodon '77

Species: Pteranodon longiceps; Type: Prehistoric
Wingspan: 24 ft (7 m, est); Weight: 205 lb (93 kg, est)
Attributes: Beak, claws, flight
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Air Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: None; Enemies: Humanity
Film: The Last Dinosaur (1977)
Discovered by the:
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Additional Data:
Live Science
Description: The Pteranodons of a secluded polar valley found in 1977 did not appear to see humans as prey, which most likely indicates that good fishing was to be had.
Review:
Space: 1970
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Pteranodon '97

Species: Pteranodon longiceps; Type: Prehistoric
Wingspan: 23 ft (7 m); Weight: 50 lb (22 kg)
Attributes: Beak, claws, flight
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Air Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: Pteranodons; Enemies: Humanity
Film: The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
Made in:
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Additional Data:
Jurassic Wiki
Description: These genetically engineered Pteranodon thrived on Isle Soma (Costa Rica). These reptiles ate fish and flocked together, similar to today's seagulls.
Review:
Roger Ebert
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Giant Pteranodon

Species: Pteranodon longiceps; Type: Natural
Wingspan: 200 ft (61 m, est); Weight: 60 tons (est)
Attributes: Beak, claws, flight
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Air Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: One (welterweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: Humanity; Enemies: None
Film: The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas (2000)
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Additional Data:
Live Science
Description: This huge Pteranodon was the Stone-Age equivalent of an airliner, taking suckers like the Flintstones to Rock Vegas.
Review:
Roger Ebert
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Pteranodon '01

Species: Pteranodon longiceps; Type: Prehistoric
Wingspan: 32 ft (10 m); Weight: 200 lb (90 kg)
Attributes: Beak, claws, flight
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Air Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: Pteranodons; Enemies: Humanity
Film: Jurassic Park III (2001)
Made in:
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Additional Data:
Jurassic Wiki
Description: These Pteranodon were seen was on Isle Soma in 2001, where the burgeoning colony had further established itself. This variety even had teeth!
Review:
Monkeys Fighting Robots
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Pteranodon '13

Species: Pteranodon longiceps; Type: Prehistoric
Wingspan: 24 ft (7 m, est); Weight: 205 lb (93 kg, est)
Attributes: Beak, claws, flight
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Air Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: None; Enemies: Humanity
Film: Age of Dinosaurs (2013)
Made in:
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Additional Data:
Wikipedia
Description: These cloned flying reptiles from Japan were displayed at the Los Angeles convention center (USA), and perhaps they were shown a little more than most people would have liked.
Review:
Ruthless Reviews
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Pteranodon '15

Species: Pteranodon longiceps; Type: Prehistoric
Wingspan: 32 ft (10 m); Weight: 200 lb (90 kg)
Attributes: Beak, claws, flight
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Air Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: Dimorphodons, Pteranodons; Enemies: Humanity
Film: Jurassic World (2015)
Made in:
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Additional Data:
Jurassic Wiki
Description: Once the Pteranodons made their way out of the aviary and into the park, the guests become rather upset, and many vacations were ruined forevermore.
Review:
Roger Ebert

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