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How Was Triceratops Discovered?

By October 25, 2012

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Thanks to its huge, easily preserved skull and close kinship to other horned, frilled dinosaurs, Triceratops has an unusually tangled fossil history. Here's the story of the discovery and naming of Triceratops.

Illustration of Triceratops: Dmitri Bogdanov

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