Named By: Wu Wen-hao, Pascal Godefroit & Hu Dong-Yu - 2010.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Ornithopoda, Hadrosauroidea.
Species: B. yixianensis (type).
Size: Uncertain due to lack of adult remains, but thought to be no more than a few meters in length.
Known locations: China, Liaoning Province - Yixian Formation.
Time period: Aptian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Two individuals.
Bolong is a genus of hadrosauroid dinosaur that lived in what is now China during the Early Cretaceous. The holotype individual is known from a partial skull and jaws, but a second specimen of a juvenile shows more of the post cranial skeleton.
- Bolong yixianensis gen. et sp. nov.: A new Iguanodontoid dinosaur from the Yixian Formation of Western Liaoning, China. - Geology and Resources 19 (2): 127–133. - Wu Wen-hao, Pascal Godefroit & Hu Dong-Yu - 2010.
- An early juvenile specimen of Bolong yixianensis (Ornithopoda:Iguanodontia) from the Lower Cretaceous of Ningcheng County, Nei Mongol, China. - Historical Biology. - Wenjie Zheng, Xingsheng Jin, Masateru Shibata & Yoichi Azuma - 2013.