Microraptor 3D illustration on white background
Microraptors was characterized by its small size and four wings.
3D rendering of a microraptor on white background
Named after their small size, microraptors were 2-3 feet long and weighed less than 3 pounds.
3D rendering of a microraptor standing on a white background
Microraptor had four wings and long flight feathers on its wings and legs, though it probably only had limited flight ability.
3D rendering of a microraptor in profile on a white background
Microraptors had serrated and non-serrated teeth, which indicates that they were carnivores.
Artist rendering of a microraptor flying over tree tops
Initially, scientists believed that microraptors could only glide, though now believe that they could fly to some extent.