Genus: Jinguofortis WANG, STIDHAM & ZHOU, 2018
Etymology: Mandarin, jingou, "female warrior."
Species: perplexus WANG, STIDHAM & ZHOU, 2018
Etymology: Latin, perplexus, "tangled, intricate": referring to the combination of plesiomorphic and derived characters present in the holotype specimen.
Holotype: IVPP V24194
Locality: Shixia, Weichang County, Hebei Province, China.
Horizon: Dabeigou Formation, Lowest Jehol Biota.
Age: Barremian Stage, Lower Gallic Subepoch, Middle Early Cretaceous Epoch, Early Cretaceous.
Material: Skull and skeleton of a nearly complete specimen.
Note: Has feather impressions.