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Regaliceratops peterhewsi

Regaliceratops peterhewsi was discovered in 2005 by Canadian geologist Peter Hews. It was described in 2015 by two paleontologists from the Royal Tyrrell Museum; Caleb M. Brown and Donald M. Henderson.

In 2005, Peter Hews was on a fishing trip along the Oldman River in Southwestern Alberta, about 25km North of the towns of Lundbreck and Crowley. He found the skull sticking out of the rock, about a metre above the surface of the water. The skull was of interest, as it was preserved in i...

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