Named By: F. Han, W. Zheng, D. Hu, X. Xu & P. M. Barrett - 2014.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, DInosauria, Ornithishia, Thyreophora, Ankylosauria.
Species: C. chaoyangensis (type).
Known locations: China, Liaoning Province - Jiufotang Formation.
Time period: Aptian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Fragmentary skull and lower jaw bone.
Chuanqilong is a genus of ankylosaur that lived in China during the early Cretaceous.
- A New Basal Ankylosaurid (Dinosauria: Ornithischia) from the Lower Cretaceous Jiufotang Formation of Liaoning Province, China. - PLoS ONE 9 (8). - F. Han, W. Zheng, D. Hu, X. Xu & P. M. Barrett - 2014.