Named By: Young - 1940.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda.
Species: L. yini (type).
Known locations: China, Yunnan Province - Lower Kufeng Formation.
Time period: Early Jurassic.
Fossil representation: Partial cranial remains of the snout.
Lukousaurus is a little known reptile that is probably a theropod dinosaur, possibly of the Ceratosauria.