Genus: Lonchognathosaurus MAISCH, MATZKE & SUN, 2004
Etymology: Greek, lonchos, "lance," Greek, gnathos, "jaw" and Greek, sauros, "lizard."

Species: acutirostris MAISCH, MATZKE & SUN, 2004
Etymology: Latin, acus, “needle” and Latin, rostrum, “snout.”

Holotype: SGP 2001/19

Locality: Liuhonggou, south-west of Urumqi, Junggar Basin, Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu (Sinkang) Province, northwest China.

Locality: Lower part of the Lianmuxin Formation, Upper Tugulu Group.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: ?Aptian or Albian Stage, Middle Gallic Subepoch, Upper Early Cretaceous Epoch, Early Cretaceous.

Material: Anterior part of a skull.