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Achelousaurus

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Pronounced
ah-KEL-oo-SORE-us
Meaning of name
Achelous' lizard
Length
  6m
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Late Cretaceous
(83 - 70 million years ago)
Found in
USA

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Marginocephalia, Ceratopsia, Neoceratopsia, Coronosauria, Ceratopsomorpha, Ceratopsidae, Centrosaurinae, Achelousaurus
Named by
Sampson (1995)
Type species
horneri