Centrosaurus

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Centrosaurus:



Name Meaning: Pointed Horn
Period : Late Cretaceous
Family Group: Ceratopisa
Diet : Plants
Size : 20 feet ( 6M)
Fossil Found: Canada 1904
Lived: 83.6 million years ago - 70.6 million years ago

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Centrosaurus facts

This hound ornithischian has its own World Heritage Park: Dinosaur Provincial Park in Alberta , Canada. The Park Contains a site with tens of thousands Centrosaurus skeletons . Scientists think a herd of these dinosaurs tried to cross a flooding river and  drowned . There are more excavated skeletos of "Centrosaurus" than there are dinosaur paleontologists in the world. 
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