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060--KOSMOCERATOPS RICHARDSONI

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project: DINOSAURIA
specimen 060

KOSMOCERATOPS RICHARDSONI
"Scott Richardson's Decorative Horned Face"
Sampson et al., 2010
Length: 4.5m (15ft)
Weight: 2.2 tonnes (2.5 tons)
Location: Utah, USA
Era: Campanian age, upper Cretaceous (76 million years ago)

Classification:
Dinosauria
Ornithischia
Cerapoda
Marginocephalia
Ceratopsia
Neoceratopsia
Ceratopsoidea
Ceratopsidae
Chasmosaurinae

Notes:
Kosmoceratops has the most horn and horn like projections from its head compared to any other ceratopsian dinosaur, with a total of fifteen.
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megabass22's avatar
Since it was described in 2010 this one has been my favorite ceratopsian thanks to its weird head crest.

Really, really nice!