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Named By: L. Li, Y. Duan, D. Hu, L. Wang, S. Cheng and L. Hou in 2006
Time Period: Early Cretaceous, 120 Ma
Location: China, Liaoning Province - Jiufotang Formation
Size: Unavailable
Diet: Unavailable
Fossil(s): Remains of two individuals
Classification: | Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Saurischia | Theropoda | Ornithothoraces | Enantiornithes |

Dapingfangornis was an enantiornithine bird. It lived during the Early Cretaceous and is known from fossils--including a complete skeleton--found in the Jiufotang Formation in Liaoning province, People's Republic of China. Small to medium-sized, it had a sternum with both long and short lateral processes, and a unique thorn-like process on its nares.

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