Styracosaurus 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 Styracosaurus:

  • Existed from Campanian Age to Maastrichtian Age
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a herbivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • 10 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

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Styracosaurus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • B. Brown. 1917. A complete skeleton of the horned dinosaur Monoclonius, and description of a second skeleton showing skin impressions. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 37(10):281-306
  • P. J. Currie. 1980. Mesozoic vertebrate life in Alberta and British Columbia. Mesozoic Vertebrate Life 1:27-40
  • B. Brown and E. M. Schlaikjer. 1937. The skeleton of <i>Styracosaurus</i> with the description of a new species. American Museum Novitates 955:1-12