Named By: X. Wang, H. You, Q. Meng, C. Gao, X. Chang & J. Liu - 2007.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Macronaria.
Species: D. dongi (type).
Known locations: China, Liaoning Province - Yixian Formation.
Time period: Barremian/Aptian of the early Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial post cranial skeleton.
Dongbeititan is a genus of macronarian sauropod that lived in China during the early Cretaceous. As a macrocnarian, Dongbeititan would have been similar in form to genera such as Lusotitan, Janenshcia and Daanosaurus.
- Dongbeititan dongi, the first sauropod dinosaur from the Lower Cretaceous Jehol Group of western Liaoning Province, China. - Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition) 81 (6): 911–916. - X. Wang, H. You, Q. Meng, C. Gao, X. Chang, J. Liu - 2007.