Avaceratops

Avaceratops

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'Ava's horned face'

2.3m-long ceratopian

Diet: herbivorous

Country: USA

Period: Late Cretaceous, 80-75 million years ago

Taxonomic details

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

Named by: Dodson (1986)

Type species: lammersi

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