Genus: Shengjingornis LI, WANG, ZHANG, & HOU, 2012
Etymology: The generic name is derived from the ancient name of Shenyang, the capital city of Liaoning Province, China, and Greek, ornis, "bird."
Species: yangi LI,
ZHANG, & HOU,
Etymology: In honor of the fossil preparator of Mr. Yang Qiang.
Holotype: PMOL AB00179
Locality: Toudaoyingzi, Jinzhou, Jianchang County, Liaoning Province, northeastern China.
Horizon: Jiufotang Formation.
Age: Early Cretaceous.
Material: Skull and skeleton.