PaleoDB taxon number: 52825
Alternative combinations: Microceratus gobiensis, Mioroceratops gobiensis
Synonym: Microceratops sulcidens Bohlin 1953 (taxon 65709)
Full reference: B. Bohlin. 1953. VI. Vertebrate Palaeontology 6. Fossil reptiles from Mongolia and Kansu. Reports from the Scientific Expedition to the North-western Provinces of China under Leadership of Dr. Sven Hedin. The Sino-Swedish Expedition Publication 37:1-113
Sister taxa: none
- Microceratops gobiensis: T. sh. V, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Tsondolein-khuduk 2 (SSE), which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian terrestrial conglomerate in the Minhe Formation of China.
- Microceratops sulcidens: Its type locality is Chia-yŁ-kuan (SSE), which is in a Barremian/Aptian lacustrine claystone in China.
Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore
Average measurements (in mm): femur length 95.0, humerus length 86.0, radius length 60.0, scapula length 90.0, tibia length 110.0
Estimated body mass: 2.68 kg based on femur length