|Named By:||Hunt in 2002|
|Time Period:||Early Oligocene-Early Miocene|
|Size:||Weight estimated between 68-69 kilograms|
|Fossil(s):||Remains of three individuals|
|Classification:||| Chordata | Mammalia | Carnivora | Caniformia | Amphicyonidae | Daphoeninae ||
Adilophontes is an extinct genus of large, mostly carnivorous bone-crushing mammals known as bear dogs, of the family Amphicyonidae, endemic to North America during the Oligocene to Miocene, living from 24.8--20.6 Ma and existed for approximately 4.2 million years.