Ontogenetic sequence of Psittacosaurus lujiatunensis braincases

Dataset

Description

Three segmented braincases (hatchling, IVPP V15451; juvenile, IVPP V22647; adult IVPP V12617) of Psittacosaurus lujiatunensis. Specimens scanned are housed in the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, Beijing. Elements include: basioccipital (light green), basisphenoid (purple), supraoccipital (pink), paroccipital processed (yellow), parietal (red), frontal (light blue), prootic (dark green), laterosphenoid (dark blue), orbitosphenoid (orange).
Date made available7 Mar 2019
PublisherUniversity of Bristol

Keywords

  • Ceratopsia
  • braincases
  • basisphenoid
  • laterosphenoid
  • crania
  • dinosauria
  • ceratopsian
  • paleobiology
  • dinosaurs
  • prootic
  • brain
  • frontal
  • basioccipital
  • fossil
  • palaeobiology
  • supraoccipital
  • braincase
  • occiput
  • Palaeontology
  • cranium
  • parietal
  • paleontology
  • archosaur

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