|Named By:||Ding, Zhou, & Zhang in 1983|
|Time Period:||Middle Jurassic, 170 Ma|
|Location:||China - Shangshaximiao Formation, Xiashaximiao Formation|
|Size:||Roughly about 9.5 meters long|
|Fossil(s):||Several skeletons, including exceptionally well preserved individuals|
|Classification:||| Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Saurischia | Sauropodomorpha | Sauropoda | Cetiosauridae ||
Shunosaurus, meaning "Shu Lizard", is a genus of sauropod dinosaur from Middle Jurassic (Bathonian-Callovian) beds in Sichuan Province in China, 170 million years ago. The name derives from "Shu", an ancient name for the Sichuan province.