|Named By:||Xu Xing, Wang Kebai, Zhang Ke, Ma Qingju, Xing Lida, Corwin Sullivan, Hu Dongyu, Cheng Shuqing & Wang Shuo in 2012|
|Time Period:||Early Cretaceous, 124.6 Ma|
|Location:||China, Liaoning Province - Yixian Formation|
|Size:||Estimated at 9 meters long. Skull estimated around 905 millimetres long|
|Fossil(s):||Remains of three individuals, including one adult and two juveniles|
|Classification:||| Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Theropoda | Tyrannosauroidea ||
Yutyrannus (meaning "feathered tyrant") is a genus of tyrannosauroid dinosaurs which contains a single known species, Yutyrannus huali. This species lived during the early Cretaceous period in what is now northeastern China. Three fossils of Y. huali--all found in the rock beds of Liaoning Province--are currently the largest known dinosaur specimens that preserve direct evidence of feathers.