Genus: Gryphoceratops RYAN, EVANS, CURRIE, BROWN, & BRINKMAN, 2012
Etymology: Gryphon (Mythological figure, Greek), Latinized Greek, ceratops, "horned-face"; referring to the legendary gryphon that had the body of a lion and the head of an eagle, a reference to the beaked- face.

Species: morrisoni RYAN, EVANS, CURRIE, BROWN, & BRINKMAN, 2012
Etymology: In honor of Ian Morrison, in recognition of his expert preparation of the holotype jaw and his contributions to vertebrate paleontology while working for the Royal Ontario Museum.

Holotype: ROM 56635

Locality: Black Coulee (Formerly Deadhorse Coulee), approximately 10 km east of Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park, Warner County, Alberta Province, Canada.

Horizon: Deadhorse Coulee Member, Milk River Formation.


Age: Santonian Stage, Lower Senonian Subepoch, Lower Gulf Epoch, Late Cretaceous.

Material: Partial right dentary.