Aurania Resources Ltd., a junior mineral exploration company, engages in the identification, evaluation, acquisition, and exploration of mineral properties in Ecuador and Switzerland. The company explores for gold, silver, uranium, copper, and other precious metal deposits. Its flagship asset is the Lost Cities Cutucu Project, which is located in the Jurassic Metallogenic Belt in the eastern foothills of the Andes mountain range of southeastern Ecuador. The company was formerly known as Urania Resources Ltd. and changed its name to Aurania Resources Ltd. in March 2012. Aurania Resources Ltd. was incorporated in 2007 and is based in Toronto, Canada.