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Zuniceratops Wolfe and Kirkland 1998 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 66590

Full reference: D. G. Wolfe and J. I. Kirkland. 1998. Zuniceratops christopheri n. gen. & n. sp., a ceratopsian dinosaur from the Moreno Hill Formation (Cretaceous, Turonian) of west-central New Mexico. S. G. Lucas, J. I. Kirkland, and J. W. Estep (eds.), Lower and Middle Cretaceous Terrestrial Ecosystems, New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin 14:307-317

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

Sister taxa: Bagaceratops, Bagaceratopsidae, Ceratopsidae, Ceratopsoidea, Protoceratops

Subtaxa: Zuniceratops christopheri

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore