Named By: Crusafont Pairo - 1955.
Classification: Chordata, Mammalia, Carnivora, Caniformia, Amphicyonidae.
Size: Weight estimated around 1.4 kilograms.
Known locations: China.
Time period: Aquitanian to Burdigalian of the Miocene.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.
Ictiocyon was a small bear dog from the early Miocene of China.