Brachyceratops was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited North America. Its fossils have been found in places such as Alberta (Canada) and Montana.

Quick facts about Brachyceratops:

  • Existed from 85.8 million years ago to Maastrichtian Age
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a herbivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • 4 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

All the Brachyceratops illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Brachyceratops was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • R. R. Rogers. 1991. Taphonomy of three dinosaur bone beds in the Upper Cretaceous Two Medicine Formation of Northwestern Monana: evidence for drought-related mortality. Palaios 5:394-413
  • L. S. Russell. 1935. Fauna of the upper Milk River Beds, southern Alberta. Transactions of the Royal Society of Canada, series 3 4(29):115-128
  • C. W. Gilmore. 1914. A new ceratopsian dinosaur from the Upper Cretaceous of Montana, with note on Hypacrosaurus. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 63(3):1-10