Name: Yehuecauhceratops ‭(‬Ancient horned face‭)‬.
Phonetic: Ye-oo-ek-ow-seh-rah-tops.
Named By: Héctor E.‭ ‬Rivera-Sylva,‭ ‬Eberhard Frey,‭ ‬Wolfgang Stinnesbeck,‭ ‬J.‭ ‬R.‭ ‬José RubénGuzmán-Gutiérrez‭ & ‬Arturo H.González-González‭ ‬-‭ ‬2017.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Dinosauria,‭ ‬Ornithischia,‭ ‬Ceratopsidae,‭ ‬Centrosaurinae,‭ ‬Nasutoceratopsini.
Species: Y.‭ ‬mudei‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Holotype roughly about‭ ‬3‭ ‬meters long.‭
Known locations: Mexico‭ ‬-‭ ‬Aguja Formation.
Time period: Campanian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial skull.‭ ‬Partial post cranial skeleton.

       Yehuecauhceratops is a genus of ceratopsian dinosaur that lived in North America during the late Cretaceous.‭ ‬The holotype individual of Yehuecauhceratops was discovered in the Aguja Formation of Mexico,‭ ‬and‭ ‬in life is thought to have been similar to nasutoceratopsine ceratopsian dinosaur genera such as Nasutoceratops and Avaceratops.‭ ‬Unfortunately because of the lack of complete fossils for this genus,‭ ‬the only clear identifier that Yehuecauhceratops is a distinct genus.‭
       Yehuecauhceratops might have shared the same environment with other ceratopsian dinosaurs such as the genus Agujaceratops which is also known from the same formation.‭ ‬Yehuecauhceratops also possibly encountered ankylosaurs,‭ ‬hadrosaurs and dromaeosaurs.

Further reading
-‭ ‬Mexican ceratopsids:‭ ‬Considerations on their diversity and evolution.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Journal of South American Earth Sciences.‭ ‬75:‭ ‬66‭–‬73.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Héctor E.‭ ‬Rivera-Sylva,‭ ‬Eberhard Frey,‭ ‬Wolfgang Stinnesbeck,‭ ‬J.‭ ‬R.‭ ‬José RubénGuzmán-Gutiérrez‭ & ‬Arturo H.González-González‭ ‬-‭ ‬2017.


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