This flying reptile has two huge wings and a distinctive backward-sweeping crest decorating its head.
Pteranodon CR 3
Speed 10 ft., fly 50 ft. (clumsy)
Melee bite +5 (2d6+4)
Space 10 ft.; Reach 10 ft.
Size Large; AC +2 natural armor; Attack bite (2d6); Ability Scores Str +8, Dex –2, Con +4.
Environment warm coastline
Organization solitary, pair, or flock (3–12)
The pteranodon is not itself a dinosaur but rather a large flying reptile that is often found in areas dinosaurs are common. Its flight lacks grace, so it lands on the ground to fight foes it can’t carry away.
A pteranodon has a wingspan of 30 feet but only weighs 40 pounds.
Pathfinder RPG Bestiary, © 2009, Paizo Publishing, LLC; Author: Jason Bulmahn, based on material by Jonathan Tweet, Monte Cook, and Skip Williams.