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Named By: Hunt in 2002
Time Period: Early Oligocene-Early Miocene
Location: USA, Wyoming
Size: Weight estimated between 68-69 kilograms
Diet: Carnivore
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.

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