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

Quick facts about Euoplocephalus:

  • Existed from 83.6 million years ago to 66 million years ago
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a herbivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • 17 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

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

Euoplocephalus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • P. Dodson. 1984. Small Judithian ceratopsids, Montana and Alberta. In W.-E. Reif & F. Westphal (eds.), Third Symposium on Mesozoic Terrestrial Ecosystems, Short Papers. Attempto Verlag, Tübingen
  • M. Montellano. 1992. Mammalian fauna of the Judith River Formation (Late Cretaceous, Judithian), northcentral Montana. University of California Publications in Geological Sciences 136:1-115
  • 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