Liaoceratops

Liaoceratops

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'Liaoning horned face'

Body type: ceratopian

Diet: herbivorous

Country: China

Period: Early Cretaceous, 127-121 million years ago

Two almost complete Liaoceratops skulls have been found.

Taxonomic details

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

Named by: Xu, Makovicky, Wang, Norell and You (2002)

Type species: yanzigouensis

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