|Named By:||Schlosser in 1899|
|Time Period:||16.9-11.1 Ma Early Oligocene-Early Miocene|
|Classification:||| Chordata | Mammalia | Carnivora | Caniformia | Amphicyonidae ||
Pseudarctos is a member of the extinct family Amphicyonidae of terrestrial carnivores belonging to the suborder Caniformia, which inhabited Eurasia from the Early Miocene subepoch to the Miocene epoch 16.9--11.1 Ma, existing for approximately 5.8 million years.
Pseudarctos was named Schlosser in 1899 and was assigned to Amphicyonidae by Carroll (1988). It was the size of a large fox.