Styracosaurus

Styracosaurus

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'spiked lizard'

5.5m-long ceratopian

Diet: herbivorous

Country: Canada, USA

Period: Late Cretaceous, 76-70 million years ago

Taxonomic details

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

Named by: Lambe (1913)

Type species: albertensis

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