from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any member of the Ceratopsidae family of dinosaurs
  • adj. Of or pertaining to these creatures

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or having the characters of the Ceratopsidæ.
  • One of the Ceratopsidæ.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Structure of the brain cavity and inner ear of the centrosaurine ceratopsid dinosaur Pachyrhinosaurus based on CT scanning and 3D visualization. by L.M. Witmer and R.C. Ridgely

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  • Evolution and function of the supracranial sinuses in ceratopsid dinosaurs and the frontal sinuses in bovid mammals.

    Archive 2009-01-01

  • Also, you never really see that ceratopsid restored at least under that name!

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  • I was interested in showing a growth series of a centrosaurine ceratopsid because, frankly, they go through some significant changes.

    Archive 2009-03-01

  • He worked on ceratopsid dinosaurs, which was something I was very interested in working on, and worked in Big Bend.

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  • "A new ceratopsid dinosaur (Ornithischia) from the uppermost Horseshoe Canyon Formation (upper Maastrichtian), Alberta, Canada."

    Archive 2008-02-01

  • Not to give anything away, but a fun sidenote - Santa-saurus is played by a ceratopsid - so that is worth something there, right?

    Archive 2008-12-01

  • ABSTRACT—A bone bed in the middle part of the Javelina Formation Maastrichtian in Texas yielded parts of about 37 identifiable ceratopsid dinosaur bones, mostly appendicular and limb girdle elements belonging to one juvenile and two adult individuals of Torosaurus cf. utahensis.


  • The pair discovered tooth marks on a femur bone from a Champsosaurus, an aquatic reptile that grew up to five feet long; the rib of a dinosaur, most likely a hadrosaurid or ceratopsid; the femur of another large dinosaur that was likely an ornithischian; and a lower jaw bone from a small marsupial.

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  • Coahuilaceratops represents the southernmost occurrence of a ceratopsid dinosaur.

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