Kunminia is a genus of cynodont synapsids from the Early Jurassic (Sinemurian) Lufeng Formation of China.[1][2]

Temporal range: Sinemurian
~196.5–189.6 Ma
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Clade: Synapsida
Clade: Therapsida
Clade: Cynodontia
Family: incertae sedis
Genus: Kunminia
Young, 1947
Type species
Kunminia minima
Young, 1947


  1. ^ "Kunminia Young 1947 (therapsid)". Fossilworks.
  2. ^ Sullivan, Corwin; Liu, Jun; Roberts, Eric M.; Huang, Timothy D.; Yang, Chuanwei; Zhong, Shiming (1 November 2013). "Pelvic morphology of a tritylodontid (Synapsida: Eucynodontia) from the Lower Jurassic of China, and some functional and phylogenetic implications". Comptes Rendus Palevol. 12 (7): 505–518. doi:10.1016/j.crpv.2013.06.008.