Named By: B. J. Chinnery & J. R. Horner - 2007.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Cerapoda, Ceratopsia, Leptoceratopsidae?
Species: C. hodgskissi (type).
Size: Roughly about 2.4-2.5 meters long.
Known locations: USA, Montana - Two Medicine Formation.
Time period: Campanian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial remains of at least three individuals.
Cerasinops is a genus of medium sized neoceratopsian dinosaur that lived in North America during the late Cretaceous.
- A new neoceratopsian dinosaur linking North American and Asian taxa. - Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 27(3):625-641. - B. J. Chinnery & J. R. Horner - 2007.