Name: Texacephale ‭(‬Texas head‭)‬.
Phonetic: Tex-ah-sef-a-lay.
Named By: N.‭ ‬R.‭ ‬Longrich,‭ ‬J.‭ ‬Sankey‭ & ‬D.‭ ‬Tanke‭ ‬-‭ ‬2010.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Dinosauria,‭ ‬Ornithischia,‭ ‬Pachycephalosauria,‭ ‬Pachycephalosauridae.
Species: T.‭ ‬langstoni‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Unknown due to lack of fossil material.
Known locations: USA,‭ ‬Texas‭ ‬-‭ ‬Aguja Formation.
Time period: Campanian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial cranial remains.

       So far the pachycephalosaur Texacephale is only known from partial skull bones,‭ ‬mostly of the dome that would have grown from the top the head.‭ ‬Texacephale is noted for having two flanges of bone that grew from each side of the dome.

Further reading
-‭ ‬Texacephale langstoni,‭ ‬a new genus of pachycephalosaurid‭ (‬Dinosauria:‭ ‬Ornithischia‭) ‬from the upper Campanian Aguja Formation,‭ ‬southern Texas,‭ ‬USA.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Cretaceous Research‭ ‬31‭ (‬2‭)‬:‭ ‬274‭–‬284.‭ ‬-‭ ‬N.‭ ‬R.‭ ‬Longrich,‭ ‬J.‭ ‬Sankey‭ & ‬D.‭ ‬Tanke‭ ‬-‭ ‬2010.


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