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Leeds Jurassic Trail

Triceratops

Victoria Quarter

A large plant eating dinosaur, Triceratops had three horns – a short one on its nose and two larger ones on the top of its head – and a long neck shield called a frill, which helped protect it from the teeth and claws of predators.

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Pronunciation

tri-SERRA-tops

TYPE OF DINOSAUR

Ceratopsian

DIET

Herbivorous

Teeth

Horny beak and shearing teeth

FOOD

Tough palm fronds

How It Moved

On four legs

When it lived

68-66 million years ago

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