Named By: J. Lü, L. Xu, X. Jiang, S. Jia, M. Li, C. Yuan, X. Zhang & Q. Ji - 2009.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropoda, Titanosauria.
Species: X. shijiagouensis (type).
Known locations: China - Mangchuan Formation.
Time period: Cenomanian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.
Xianshanosaurus is a genus of titanosaur that lived in China during the late Cretaceous.
- A preliminary report on the new dinosaurian fauna from the Cretaceous of the Ruyang Basin, Henan Province of central China. - Journal of the Paleontological Society of Korea 25(1):43-56. - J. Lü, L. Xu, X. Jiang, S. Jia, M. Li, C. Yuan, X. Zhang & Q. Ji - 2009.