XIA DYNASTY
2100c〜1600c BC
  SHANG DYNASTY
1600c〜1100c BC
  ZHOU DYNASTY
1100c〜256 BC
   Western Zhou
1100c〜771 BC
   Eastern Zhou
770〜256 BC
   Spring and Autumn Period
770〜476 BC
   Waring States Period
475〜221 BC
  QIN DYNASTY
221〜206 BC
  HAN DYNASTY
206 BC〜220 AD
   Western Han
206 BC〜8 AD
   Xin
9〜24
   Eastern Han

25〜220

  THREE KINGDOMS
220〜265
  JIN DYNASTY
265〜420
   Western Jin
265〜317
   Sixteen Kingdoms
304〜439
   Eastern Jin
317〜420
  SOUTHERN DYNASTY
420〜589
   Liu Song
420〜479
   Southern Qi
479〜502
   Liang
502〜557
   Chen
557〜589
  NORTHERN DYNASTY
420〜589
   Northern Wei
386〜535
   Eastern Wei
534〜549
   Western Wei
535〜557
   Northern Qi

549〜577

   Norhtern Zhou
557〜581
  SUI DYNASTY
581〜618
  TANG DYNASTY
618〜907
  FIVE DYNASTIES
907〜960
   Later Liang
907〜923
   Later Tang
923〜936
   Later Jin
936〜946
   Later Han
947〜950
   Later Zhou
951〜960
  LIAO DYNASTY
907〜1125
  SONG DYNASTY
960〜1279
   Northern Song
960〜1127
   Southern Song
1127〜1279
  JIN DYNASTY
1115〜1234
  YUAN DYNASTY
1279〜1368
  MING DYNASTY
1368〜1644
    Hongwu
1368〜1398
    Jianwen
1399〜1402
    Yongle
1403〜1425
    Hongxi
1425
    Xuande
1426〜1435
    Zhengtong
1436〜1449
    Jingtai
1450〜1456
    Tianshun
1457〜1464
    Chenghua
1465〜1487
    Hongzhi
1488〜1505
    Zhengde
1506〜1521
    Jiajing
1522〜1566
    Longqing
1567〜1572
    Wanli
1573〜1619
    Taichang
1620
    Tianshun
1621〜1627
    Chongzhen
1628〜1644
  QING DYNASTY
1644〜1911
    Shunzhi
1644〜1661
    Kangxi
1662〜1722
    Yongzheng
1723〜1735
    Qianlong
1736〜1795
    Jiaqing
1796〜1820
    Daoguang
1821〜1850
    Xianfeng
1851〜1861
    Tongzhi
1862〜1874
    Guangxu
1875〜1908
    Xuantong
1908〜1911

  REPUBLIC OF CHINA

1912〜
  P.R. OF CHINA
1949〜