Auroraceratops You et al. 2005 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

Full reference: H. You, D. Li, Q. Ji, M. C. Lamanna, and P. Dodson. 2005. On a new genus of basal neoceratopsian dinosaur from the Early Cretaceous of Gansu Province, China. Acta Geologica Sinica 79(5):593-597

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

See also Amiot et al. 2010, Farke et al. 2014, Jin et al. 2009 and You et al. 2005

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

Subtaxa: Auroraceratops rugosus

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Type: Auroraceratops rugosus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Auroraceratops type, Gongpoquan Basin (Cretaceous of China)

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