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Tylocephale

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Tylocephale is known from a partial skull, including the mandible (jawbone).

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Pronounced
tie-loh-keff-ah-lee
Meaning of name
swelling head
Length
  1.4m
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Late Cretaceous
(75 - 72 million years ago)
Found in
Mongolia

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Marginocephalia, Pachycephalosauria, Goyocephala, Homalocephaloidea, Pachycephalosauridae, Tylocephale
Named by
Maryańska and Osmólska (1974)
Type species
gilmorei