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Bagaceratops rozhdestvenskyi Maryanska and Osmólska 1975 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 52826

Alternative combination: Bagaceratops rostdestvenskii

Synonyms: Breviceratops kozlowski Maryanska and Osmólska 1975 (no. 351633), Breviceratops kozlowskii Maryanska and Osmólska 1975 (no. 58855), Protoceratops kozlowskii Maryanska and Osmólska 1975 (no. 58854)

Full reference: T. Maryanska and H. Osmólska. 1975. Protoceratopsidae (Dinosauria) of Asia. Palaeontologica Polonica 33:133-181

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

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Bagaceratops rozhdestvenskyi: ZPAL MgD-I/126, a skeleton. Its type locality is Khermin Tsav I, Red Beds [PMPE], which is in a Campanian eolian sandstone in the Barun Goyot Formation of Mongolia.
  • Protoceratops kozlowskii: ZPAL MgD-I/117, a skull. Its type locality is Khulsan (general) [PMPE], which is in a Campanian eolian sandstone/sandstone in the Barun Goyot Formation of Mongolia.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): skull length 150.0