Leptoceratops

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Leptoceratops
Temporal range: Late Cretaceous
Leptoceratops gracilis forelimb
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Superorder: Dinosauria
Order: Ornithischia
Suborder: Cerapoda
Infraorder: Ceratopsia
Family: Leptoceratopsidae
Genus: Leptoceratops
Species: L. gracilis
Binomial name
Leptoceratops gracilis
Brown, 1914

Leptoceratops (meaning "slender horned face") was a stocky ceratopsian dinosaur that had a large skull are there was a horn on its beaked snout. It is known from 5 skulls and some skeletal material. Leptoceratops are during in the Late Cretaceous period, about 68-65 million years ago. Fossils have been found in Alberta, Canada, and Wyoming, in North America.