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Mosaiceratops Zheng et al. 2015 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 328822

Full reference: W. Zheng, X. Jin, and X. Xu. 2015. A psittacosaurid-like basal neoceratopsian from the Upper Cretaceous of central China and its implications for basal ceratopsian evolution. Scientific Reports 5:14190:1-9

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

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

Subtaxa: Mosaiceratops azumai

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Type: Mosaiceratops azumai

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore