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Spiclypeus shipporum Mallon et al. 2016 (ceratopsid)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Ceratopsidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 340979

Full reference: J. C. Mallon, C. J. Ott, P. L. Larson, E. M. Iuliano, and D. C. Evans. 2016. Spiclypeus shipporum gen. et sp. nov., a boldly audacious new chasmosaurine ceratopsid (Dinosauria: Ornithischia) from the Judith River Formation (Upper Cretaceous: Campanian) of Montana, USA. PLoS ONE 11(5):e0154218:1-40

Belongs to Spiclypeus according to J. C. Mallon et al. 2016

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: CMN 57081, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is 8 km west-southwest of Winifred, which is in a Campanian crevasse splay mudstone in the Judith River Formation of Montana.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore