Graciliceratops

Graciliceratops

Pronunciation:
gras-i-li-serra-tops
Name meaning:
'gracile horned face'
Graciliceratops
Type of dinosaur:
ceratopsian
Diet:
herbivorous herbivorous food icon
When it lived:
Late Cretaceous, 99-84 million years ago
Found in:
Mongolia

A partial skull and skeleton of Graciliceratops have been found. This was a tiny dinosaur, it may have only been 80cm long.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Marginocephalia, Ceratopsia, Neoceratopsia
Named by:
Sereno (2000)
Type species:
mongoliensis

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