†family Leptoceratopsidae Nopcsa 1923 (leptoceratopsid)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Leptoceratopsidae

Alternative spelling: Leptoceratopsinae

Full reference: B. F. Nopcsa. 1923. Die Familien der Reptilien [The families of reptiles]. Forschritte der Geologie und Palaeontologie. Verlag von Gebrüder Borntraeger, Berlin 2:1-210

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

See also Butler et al. 2008, Chinnery 2004, Chinnery and Horner 2007, Farke et al. 2014, Han et al. 2012, Huene 1934, Huene 1934, Makovicky 2001, Nopcsa 1923, Nopcsa 1928, Nopcsa 1929 and You and Dodson 2003

Sister taxa: Aquilops, Archaeoceratops, Archaeoceratopsidae, Auroraceratops, Ceratopsomorpha, Coronosauria, Graciliceratops, Helioceratops, Koreaceratops, Liaoceratops, Mosaiceratops, Protoceratopoidea, Protoceratopsidae, Yamaceratops

Subtaxa: Asiaceratops Cerasinops Gryphoceratops Ischioceratops Leptoceratops Montanoceratops Prenoceratops Udanoceratops Unescoceratops Zhuchengceratops

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Cretaceous of Canada (8: Alberta collections), China (1), Mongolia (2), Sweden (2), United States (11: Montana, North Carolina, Wyoming), Uzbekistan (8)

Total: 32 collections including 33 occurrences

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