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Sinoceratops zhuchengensis Xu et al. 2010 (ceratopsid)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Ceratopsidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 168665

Full reference: X. Xu, K.-B. Wang, X.-J. Zhao and D.-J. Li. 2010. First ceratopsid dinosaur from China and its biogeographical implications. Chinese Science Bulletin 55(16):1631-1635

Belongs to Sinoceratops according to Y.-N. Lee et al. 2010

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: ZCDM V0010, a partial skull. Its type locality is Zangjiazhuang quarry (loc. 090413), which is in a Campanian fluvial siltstone/siltstone in the Xingezhuang Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore