Genus: Daohugoupterus CHENG, WANG, JIANG, & KELLNER, 2014
Etymology: In reference to Daohugou Village, Ningcheng County, Inner Mongolia, China, where the specimen was collected, and Greek, pteros, "wing."
Species: delicates CHENG,
JIANG, & KELLNER,
Etymology: Latin, delicatus, "small"; in allusion to the comparatively small and delicate body type of this species.
Holotype: IVPP V12537
Locality: Daohugou, Ningcheng County, Inner Mongolia, China.
Horizon: Daohugou Bed (Formation) or Tiaojishan Formation.
Age: Late Jurassic.
Material: Fragmentary skull and fragmentary skeleton.
Note: Soft tissue/fibres and fragments of wing membrane.