Full reference: K. -Q. Gao and R. C. Fox. 2005. A new choristodere (Reptilia: Diapsida) from the Lower Cretaceous of western Liaoning Province, CHina, and phylognetic relationships of Monjurosuchidae. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society of London 145:427-444
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: PKUP V2001, a partial skeleton (nearly complete skull and lower jaws in association with partial postcranial skeleton). Its type locality is Shangheshou, which is in an Aptian terrestrial horizon in the Jiufotang Formation of China.