|Named By:||C.inC. Young in 1940|
|Time Period:||Early Jurassic 190 Ma|
|Location:||China - Lufeng Formation|
|Size:||L. huenei about 6 meters long, L. magnus about 9 meters long|
|Fossil(s):||Remains of numerous individuals representing most parts of the skeleton|
|Classification:||| Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Saurischia | Sauropodomorpha | Massospondylidae ||
|Also known as:||| Tawasaurus ||
Lufengosaurus (Chinese: Lu Feng Long or Lu Feng Long , meaning "Lufeng Lizard") is a genus of massospondylid dinosaur which lived during the Early Jurassic period in what is now southwestern China. Paleontologists reported in the journal Nature Communications the discovery of a tiny amount of preserved collagen in the rib of a Lufengosarus.