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Helioceratops Jin et al. 2009 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 153895

Full reference: L. Jin, J. Chen, S. Zan and P. Godefroit. 2009. A new basal neoceratopsian dinosaur from the middle Cretaceous of Jilin Province, China. Acta Geologica Sinica 83(2):200-206

Parent taxon: Neoceratopsia according to A. A. Farke et al. 2014

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

Subtaxa: Helioceratops brachygnathus

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore