'chasm lizard'

2500kg, 5.0m-long ceratopian

Diet: herbivorous

Country: Canada

Period: Late Cretaceous, 76-74 million years ago

Teeth: horny beak

How it moved: on 4 legs

Food: plant material

Chasmosaurus had a small nose horn, blunt brow horns and a long neck frill with holes.

Taxonomic details

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

Type species: belli


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