Yamaceratops Makovicky and Norell 2006 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

Full reference: P. J. Makovicky and M. A. Norell. 2006. Yamaceratops dorngobiensis, a new primitive ceratopsian (Dinosauria: Ornithischia) from the Cretaceous of Mongolia. American Museum Novitates 3530:1-42

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

See also Alifanov 2008, Amiot et al. 2010, Farke et al. 2014, Jin et al. 2009 and Makovicky and Norell 2006

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

Subtaxa: Yamaceratops dorngobiensis

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Type: Yamaceratops dorngobiensis

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Khugenetslavkant (Cretaceous of Mongolia)

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