PROB. FAKE: About That Pterodactyl Footage | Mysterious Universe. You know that a wealth of coverage has been given just recently to a controversial piece of footage that alleges to show nothing less than a living, breathing, and flying pterodactyl. In the skies of Idaho, USA, no less. "But, I don’t think it shows a pterodactyl. I do think it’s a fine and entertaining piece of work though! And hats off to whoever made it!"