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Chasmosaurus

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Chasmosaurus had a small nose horn, blunt brow horns and a long neck frill with holes.

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Pronounced
KAZ-mo-sore-us
Meaning of name
chasm lizard
Length
  5m
Height
  3.6m
Weight
2500kg
Teeth
horny beak
Diet
herbivorous
Food
plant material
How it moved
on 4 legs
When it lived
Late Cretaceous
(76 - 74 million years ago)
Found in
Canada

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Marginocephalia, Ceratopsia, Neoceratopsia, Coronosauria, Ceratopsomorpha, Ceratopsidae, Chasmosaurinae, Chasmosaurus
Type species
belli