Achelousaurus

Achelousaurus

Pronunciation:
ah-KEL-oo-SORE-us
Name meaning:
'Achelous' lizard'
Achelousaurus
Dinosaur description:
6.0m-long
ceratopsian
ceratopsian silhouette
Diet:
herbivorous herbivorous food icon
Country:
USA
Period:
Late Cretaceous, 83-70 million years ago

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Marginocephalia, Ceratopsia, Neoceratopsia, Coronosauria, Ceratopsidae, Centrosaurinae
Named by:
Sampson (1995)
Type species:
horneri
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