Micropachycephalosaurus ‭(‬small thick headed lizard‭)

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Micropachycephalosaurus ‭(‬small thick headed lizard‭)

Phonetic : My-krow-pak-e-sef-ah-lo-sore-us.

Named By : Z.‭ ‬Dong‭ ‬-‭ ‬1978

Diet : Herbivore

Size : Estimated 60 cm long

Type of Dinosaur : Ceratopsian

Type Species : M.‭ ‬hongtuyanensis‭ (‬type‭)‬

Found in : China,‭ ‬Shandong Province‭ ‬-‭ ‬Wangshi Group

When it Lived : Late Cretaceous, 84-71 million years ago

Micropachycephalosaurus (meaning “small thick-headed lizard”) was a monotypic genus of ceratopsian dinosaur. It lived in China during Late Cretaceous. The single specimen’s skeleton was discovered on a cliff in Shandong Province, southwest of Laiyang. It was both a herbivorous and bipedal dinosaur.

Source: Wikipedia