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Real Name: None

Identity/Class: Reptilian dinosaur

Occupation: Pet

Group Membership: None

Affiliations: Magik (Illyana Rasputina), Nightcrawler, Kitty Pryde

Enemies: None known

Known Relatives: None

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters in Westchester, New York
formerly the Savage Land in Anarctica

First Appearance: Special Edition X-Men#1 (February, 1983)

Powers/Abilities: Colonel Pterodactylee had leathery wings capable of flight, as well as other characteristics typical to a pterodactyl.

History: (Special Edition X-Men#1/2 - BTS) - At some point during a mission to the Savage Land, Nightcrawler found a minuature pterodactyl and brought it back to the Xavier Mansion as a pet, naming it Colonel Pterodactylee as a bad joke.

(Special Edition X-Men#1/2) - While Kitty Pryde was showing Illyana Rasputina around the Xavier Mansion, they visited Nightcrawler's room, where Kitty introduced Illyana to Nightcrawler's pet pterodactyl, Colonel Pterodactylee.

Comments: Created by Chris Claremont, Dave Cockrum, and Hilary Barta.

Profile by Proto-Man


Colonel Pterodactylee has no known connections to

X-Men Special Edition#1, p42, pan3 (Colonel Pterodactylee, fullbody shot)

Last updated: 08/05/05

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