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Brachyceratops

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Pronounced
brak-ee-ker-ah-tops
Meaning of name
short-horned face
Length
  2m
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Late Cretaceous
(81 - 74 million years ago)
Found in
USA

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Marginocephalia, Ceratopsia, Neoceratopsia, Coronosauria, Ceratopsomorpha, Ceratopsidae, Centrosaurinae, Brachyceratops
Named by
Gilmore (1914)
Type species
montanensis