Genus: Microceratus MATEUS, 2008
Etymology: Greek, micro, "small," and Greek, ceratos, "horned"; small horned.
= Microceratops BOHLIN, 1953 non SEYRIG, 1952
Etymology: Greek, mikros, “small” and Greek, ceratops, “horn face”: “small horn face”.

Species: gobiensis (BOHLIN, 1953) MATEUS, 2008
= Microceratops gobiensis BOHLIN, 1953
Etymology: In reference to the Gobi desert.

Holotype: IVPP AS uncatalogued

Locality: Tsondolein-khuduk, Ordos (Shaan-Gan-Ning) Basin, Inner Mongolia (Nei Mongolia), China.

Horizon: Zhidan Group.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Campanian-Maastrichtian Stage, Senonian Subepoch, Gulf Epoch, Late Cretaceous.

Material: A fragmentary dentary.

Referred material:

Numbers: Not given: A few fragments of skulls and lower jaws, some fragmentary vertebrae, and fragmentary limb bones.

 

Locality: Ulan-Tsonch, Ordos (Shaan-Gan-Ning) Basin, Inner Mongolia (Nei Mongolia), China.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Late Cretaceous.

Material:

Number: Not given: Caudal vertebra.

 

YOUNG, 1958

Locality: Tanankou, Hsingyaokou, S of Tzoyun, North Shansi (Shanxi) Province, China.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Late Cretaceous.

Material:

IVPP V966: 2 jaws, 3 teeth and limb bones.