Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Liaoceratops Xu et al. 2002 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 55581

Full reference: X. Xu, P. J. Makovicky, X.-l. Wang, M. A. Norell, and H.-l. You. 2002. A ceratopsian dinosaur from China and the early evolution of the Ceratopsia. Nature 416:314-317

Parent taxon: Neoceratopsia according to W. Zheng et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Aquilops, Archaeoceratops, Archaeoceratopsidae, Auroraceratops, Ceratopsomorpha, Coronosauria, Graciliceratops, Helioceratops, Koreaceratops, Leptoceratopsidae, Mosaiceratops, Protoceratopoidea, Protoceratopsidae, Yamaceratops

Subtaxa: Liaoceratops yanzigouensis

View classification

Type: Liaoceratops yanzigouensis

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore