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Archaeoceratops

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Pronounced
ahr-kee-oh-serra-tops
Meaning of name
ancient horned face
Length
  1.3m
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Early Cretaceous
(121 - 99 million years ago)
Found in
Peoples Republic of China

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Marginocephalia, Ceratopsia, Neoceratopsia, Archaeoceratops
Named by
Dong and Azuma (1987)
Type species
oshimai