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Dracorex
Temporal range: Late Cretaceous, 66Ma
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Reconstructed skeleton, Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Scientific classification
Genus:
Dracorex
Species:
hogwartsia

Dracorex is a genus of pachycephalosaur dinosaur. It lived 65.5–65 million years ago in the Hell Creek Formation in the United States. Its name Dracorex hogswartsia means 'dragon king of Hogwarts'.

This specimen and that of Stygimoloch may be juvenile Pachycephalosaurus. The skull and four cervical vertebrae are all that was found.


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