|Named By:||Wu in 1987|
|Location:||China, Yunnan Province|
|Size:||Estimated to weigh around 50 kilograms|
|Fossil(s):||Mostly teeth that number in the thousands, but also additional skull and post cranial remains|
|Classification:||| Chordata | Mammalia | Primates | Hominidae | Ponginae ||
|Also known as:||| Ramapithecus lufengensis ||
Lufengpithecus is a genus of extinct ape generally placed in the Ponginae subfamily. It is known from thousands of dental remains and a few skulls, it is a large ape thought to weigh about 50 kg (110 lb). It contains three species: L. lufengensis, L. hudienensis and L. keiyuanensis.