triceratops

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A group of fossils from four triceratops found in Wyoming could change what scientists know about the dinosaurs’ behavior.

"Stubby" The Triceratops With Broken Horns

Dec 15, 2014
Black Hills Institute of Geological Research

If you want to know how many horns a Triceratops has just ask an average first grader—they will tell you, three.

But a nine foot long fossil skull of a Triceratops found in Montana is missing its third horn, normally found on the nose, and paleontologists at the Black Hills Institute of Geological Research are probing the mystery.