What is another word for Family Ceratopsidae?
2 synonyms found
[ fˈamɪli sˈɛɹɐtˌɒpsɪdˌiː], [ fˈamɪli sˈɛɹɐtˌɒpsɪdˌiː], [ f_ˈa_m_ɪ_l_i s_ˈɛ_ɹ_ɐ_t_ˌɒ_p_s_ɪ_d_ˌiː]
Family Ceratopsidae is a group of herbivorous dinosaurs belonging to the suborder Ceratopsia. This family includes some of the most iconic dinosaurs such as Triceratops, which were characterized by their distinctive horns and frills. These dinosaurs lived during the Late Cretaceous Period and were widespread across North America and Asia. Synonyms for the Family Ceratopsidae include the Ceratopsians, Ceratopsids, and Horned Dinosaurs. These Dinosaurs were known for their complex skull structures, which were used for various purposes such as attracting mates or defending against predators. They were also characterized by their powerful jaws, which allowed them to graze on tough plant material. Despite their size, Ceratopsids were primarily herbivores, and as such, played a crucial role in the ecosystem of their time.