Achelousaurus

Achelousaurus

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'Achelous' lizard'

6.0m-long ceratopian

Diet: herbivorous

Country: USA

Period: Late Cretaceous, 83-70 million years ago

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Marginocephalia, Ceratopsia, Neoceratopsia, Coronosauria, Ceratopsomorpha, Ceratopsidae, Centrosaurinae

Named by: Sampson (1995)

Type species: horneri

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