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

Quick facts about Ojoceratops:

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

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

Ojoceratops was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • A. A. Farke and T. E. Williamson. 2006. A ceratopsid dinosaur parietal from New Mexico and its implications for ceratopsid biogeography and systematics. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 26(4):1018-1020
  • R. M. Sullivan and S. E. Jasinski. 2011. The first lambeosaurin (Dinosauria, Hadrosauridae, Lambeosaurinae) from the Upper Cretaceous Ojo Alamo Formation (Naashoibito Member), San Juan Basin, New Mexico. In R. M. Sullivan, S. G. Lucas and J. A. Spielmann (eds.), Fossil Record 3. New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin
  • S. G. Lucas and R. M. Sullivan. 2000. The sauropod dinosaur Alamosaurus from the Upper Cretaceous of the San Juan Basin, New Mexico. New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin 17:147-156