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Liaoceratops yanzigouensis Xu et al. 2002 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 55582

Full reference: X. Xu, P. J. Makovicky, X.-l. Wang, M. A. Norell, and H.-l. You. 2002. A ceratopsian dinosaur from China and the early evolution of the Ceratopsia. Nature 416:314-317

Belongs to Liaoceratops according to R. J. Butler et al. 2008

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IVPP V.12738, a skull. Its type locality is Yanzigou, Shanyuan, which is in an Aptian fluvial horizon in the Yixian Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): skull length 97.0