Prenoceratops was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited North America. Its fossils have been found in places such as Montana.

Quick facts about Prenoceratops:

  • Existed from Campanian Age to 70.6 million years ago
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a herbivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • 2 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

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

Prenoceratops was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • D. K. Zelenitsky and L. V. Hills. 1997. Normal and pathological eggshells of Spheroolithus albertensis, oosp. nov., from the Oldman Formation (Judith River Group, Late Campanian), southern Alberta. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 17(1):167-171
  • B. J. Chinnery and J. R. Horner. 2003. New basal neoceratopsian from the lower Two Medicine Formation of Montana provides a link between Asian and North American taxa. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 23(3, suppl.):40A