Luodian County (simplified Chinese: 罗甸县; traditional Chinese: 羅甸縣; pinyin: Luódiàn Xiàn) is a county under the administration of Qiannan Buyei and Miao Autonomous Prefecture in the south of Guizhou province, China.
The county seat and the largest city in the county is also named Luodian; it was formerly known as Longping. The city of Luodian is situated atlatitude and longitude.
The county is frequented by both Chinese and foreign geologists, with the core area of work called Big Guizhoutan, or Big Guizhou Shoal. This has been called a "treasure land for Triassic Period research."
- "China key to solving riddle of extinction", Shanghai Daily (English version), August 22, 2005
- Li Wei-huang, "The Moon above Guizhou", Tzu Chi Quarterly, Spring 2001
- Hsu Hsi-man, "Guizhou: Into the Light, Tzu Chi Quarterly, Summer 2004
- "China - Travel diary 2001, An Adventure to Guizhou Province", tribaltextiles.info
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