Beast sported a bony crest on its head that looked like the wings of a butterfly, and had the wingspan needed to take flight at a very young age.
These winged reptiles soared around the planet during the time of the dinosaurs.
Computer modeling of dino-era flying reptiles reveals they did not float happily on the water.
Aircraft designers are finding the beauty of a crest is matched with aerodynamic ability.
Pterosaurs ruled the sky with a body form that worked for 70 million years.