Name: Breviceratops ‭(‬Short horn face‭)‬.
Phonetic: Brev-e-seh-rah-tops.
Named By: Kurzanov‭ ‬-‭ ‬1990.
Synonyms: Protoceratops kozlowskii.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Dinosauria,‭ ‬Ornithischia,‭ ‬Cerapoda,‭ ‬Ceratopsia.
Species: B.‭ ‬kozlowskii‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: Mongolia‭ ‬-‭ ‬Barun Goyot Formation.
Time period: Campanian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Remains of a few juveniles.

       Originally named as a species of Protoceratops,‭ ‬P.‭ ‬kozlowskii,‭ ‬Breviceratops was established as a distinct genus of ceratopsian dinosaur in‭ ‬1990.‭ ‬There has been much speculation that Breviceratops may actually be synonymous with the genus Bagaceratops,‭ ‬though some researchers have pointed out notable differences between the holotype of Breviceratops and the known specimens of Bagaceratops.

Further reading
-‭ ‬Protoceratopsidae‭ (‬Dinosauria‭) ‬of Asia.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Palaeontologica Polonica‭ ‬33:‭ ‬133‭–‬181.‭ ‬-‭ ‬T.‭ ‬Maryańska‭ & ‬H.‭ ‬Osmólska‭ ‬-‭ ‬1975.
-‭ ‬A new Late Cretaceous protoceratopsid genus from Mongolia.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Palaeontological Journal,‭ ‬24:‭ ‬85-91.‭ ‬-‭ ‬S.‭ ‬Kurzanov‭ ‬-‭ ‬1990.


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