This creature is roughly the size of a raven, with broad wings and a long tail compared to its body length.
Speed 40 ft., climb 10 ft., fly 40 ft. (poor)
Melee bite +4 (1d4–4)
Space 2-1/2 ft.; Reach 0 ft.
The master of an archaeopteryx familiar gains a +2 bonus on Reflex saves.
An archaeopteryx can’t hover or fly up at an angle greater than 45 degrees while flying.
Environment temperate or warm forests
Organization single, pair, or nest (4–10)
Archaeopteryxes are primitive birds. Instead of beaks, they have lizard-like heads with serrated teeth.
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary 4 © 2013, Paizo Publishing, LLC; Authors: Dennis Baker, Jesse Benner, Savannah Broadway, Ross Byers, Adam Daigle, Tim Hitchcock, Tracy Hurley, James Jacobs, Matt James, Rob McCreary, Jason Nelson, Tom Phillips, Stephen Radney-MacFarland, Sean K Reynolds, F. Wesley Schneider, Tork Shaw, and Russ Taylor.