Platyceratops Alifanov 2003 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Bagaceratopsidae

Full reference: V. R. Alifanov. 2003. Two new dinosaurs of the infraorder Neoceratopsia (Ornithischia) from the Upper Cretaceous of the Nemegt Depression, Mongolian People's Republic. Paleontological Journal 37(5):524-534

Parent taxon: Bagaceratopidae according to V. R. Alifanov 2008

See also Alifanov 2003 and Makovicky and Norell 2006

Sister taxa: Gobiceratops, Lamaceratops

Subtaxa: Platyceratops tatarinovi

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Type: Platyceratops tatarinovi

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Khermeen Tsav, Red Beds [SMPE] (PIN coll. 3142) (Cretaceous of Mongolia)

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