Genus: Gansurhinus REISZ, LIU, LI, & MULLER, 2011
Etymolgy: In refernece to the Gansu region of China, and Latinized from Greek, rhinus, "nose"; a common epithet for this clade of reptiles.

Species: qingtoushanensis REISZ, LIU, LI, & MULLER, 2011
Etymology: In reference to the locality where the specimen was found, Qingtoushan, Gansu Province, China.

Holotype: IVPP V15989

Locality: Qingtousah (Dashankou) locality, near Yuman, Gansu Province, China.

Horizon: Lower Naobaogou Formation.

Biostratigraphy: Dicynodon Assemblage zone (LUCAS, 2005).

Age: Tatarian Age, Lopingian Subepoch, Zechstein Epoch, Late Permian.

Material: Partial left premaxilla, dental plate of right maxilla, partial braincase, right pterygoid adn soem postcranial materials.

Referred material:

Locality: Baoutou, Nei Mongol (Inner Mongolia), China.



Age: Late Permian.


IVPP V12026: Dental plate of right maxillary and right dentary.