PaleoDB taxon number: 52830
Alternative combination: Leptoceratops cerorhynchus
Full reference: B. Brown and E. M. Schlaikjer. 1942. The skeleton of Leptoceratops with the description of a new species. American Museum Novitates 1169:1-15
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: AMNH 5464, a skeleton. Its type locality is 3 miles west of Buffalo Lake, which is in a Maastrichtian terrestrial horizon in the St. Mary River Formation of Montana.
Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore
Average measurements (in mm): femur length 346.0, fibula 275.7 x 8.8, scapula 219.0 x 14.4, skull length 102.0, tibia 302.6 x 19.8
Estimated body mass: 99.7 kg based on femur length