Pachyrhinosaurus

Pachyrhino-saurus

Pronunciation:
pack-ee-RINE-oh-sore-us
Name meaning:
'thick-nosed lizard'
Pachyrhinosaurus
ceratopsian silhouette
Type of dinosaur:
ceratopsian
Length:
6.0m
Diet:
herbivorous herbivorous food icon
When it lived:
Late Cretaceous, 76-74 million years ago
Found in:
Canada
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Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Marginocephalia, Ceratopsia, Neoceratopsia, Coronosauria, Ceratopsidae, Centrosaurinae
Named by:
Sternberg (1950)
Type species:
canadensis
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