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Monoclonius Cope 1876 (ceratopsid)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Ceratopsidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38857

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1876. Descriptions of some vertebrate remains from the Fort Union Beds of Montana. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 28:248-261

Parent taxon: Centrosaurinae according to P. Dodson et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Achelousaurus, Albertaceratops, Avaceratops, Brachyceratops, Centrosaurus, Coronosaurus, Diabloceratops, Einiosaurus, Machairoceratops, Nasutoceratops, Pachyrhinosaurini, Pachyrhinosaurus, Rubeosaurus, Sinoceratops, Spinops, Styracosaurus, Wendiceratops, Xenoceratops

Subtaxa: Monoclonius crassus, Monoclonius fissus, Monoclonius recurvicornis, Monoclonius sphenocerus

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore