|Named By:||X. Xu, Z.inH. Zhang, P. C. Sereno, X.inJ. Zhao, X.inW. Kuang, J. Han & L. Tan in 2002|
|Time Period:||Late Cretaceous, c 85 ma.|
|Location:||Mongolia - Iren Dabasu Formation|
|Size:||Holotype estimated about 2.5 meters long, but this is a subadult, and fully grown adults would have been larger|
|Fossil(s):||Partial post cranial remains including limbs, pelvis and vertebrae|
|Classification:||| Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Saurischia | Theropoda | Therizinosauroidea ||
Erliansaurus is a genus of therizinosauroid theropod dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous of China.