|Named By:||Ibrahim et al in 2010|
|Time Period:||Late Cretaceous, 95 Ma|
|Location:||Africa, Morocco - Kem Kem Beds|
|Size:||Unknown for certain, but comparison with similar pterosaur species has given estimates of a 4 meter wingspan to one individual, and a 6 meter wingspan attributed to a larger individual|
|Fossil(s):||Jaw fragments and possible neck vertebra|
|Classification:||| Chordata | Reptilia | Pterosauria | Pterodactyloidea | Azhdarchidae ||
Alanqa is a genus of pterosaur from the Late Cretaceous Kem Kem Beds (which date to the late Albian or Cenomanian age) of southeastern Morocco.
The name Alanqa comes from the Arabic word l`nq al-'anqa', for a Phoenix similar to the Simurgh of Persian mythology.