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Ailurarctos
Temporal range: Late Miocene
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An artist's illustration of Ailurarctos lufengensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Family: Ursidae
Subfamily: Ailuropodinae
Genus: Ailurarctos
Qi et al., 1989
Type species
Ailurarctos lufengensis
Qi et al., 1989
Referred species
  • Ailurarctos lufengensis (Qi et al., 1989)
  • Ailurarctos yuanmouenensis (Zong, 1997)

Ailurarctos (meaning "cat bear") was a extinct genus of panda from the Late Miocene of China, some 8 million years ago.

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