Lamaceratops

Lamaceratops

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'Lama (Buddhist monk) horned face'

Body type: ceratopian

Diet: herbivorous

Country: Mongolia

Period: Late Cretaceous, 75-72 million years ago

Lamaceratops is known from a skull and right mandible (lower jawbone).

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Marginocephalia, Ceratopsia, Neoceratopsia, Bagaceratopsidae

Named by: Alifanov (2003)

Type species: tereschenkoi

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