Taxon profile


Ursus Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Carnivora - carnivores »  family Ursidae - bears »  subfamily Ursinae

Scientific synonyms

Thalarctos Gray, 1825

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Included taxa

Number of records: 15

species Ursus americanus Pallas, 1780 - Baribal

Ursus americanus - Baribal

species Ursus arctos Linnaeus, 1758 - Brown Bear

Ursus arctos - Brown Bear

species Ursus arvernensis Croizet & Jobert, 1828
species Ursus deningeri Richenau, 1904 - Deninger's Bear
species Ursus etruscus Cuvier, 1823 - Etruscan Bear
species Ursus maritimus Phipps, 1774 - Polar Bear

Ursus maritimus - Polar Bear

species Ursus minimus Devèze & Bouillet, 1827 - Primitive Pliocene Bear
species Ursus namadicus Falconer & Cautley, 1836
species Ursus rossicus Borissiak, 1930
species Ursus savini (Andrews, 1922) - Savin's Bear
species Ursus spelaeus Rosenmüller, 1794 - Cave Bear

Ursus spelaeus - Cave Bear

species Ursus thibetanus G. Cuvier, 1823 - Asiatic Black Bear

Ursus thibetanus - Asiatic Black Bear

species Ursus wenzensis Stach, 1953
hybrid Ursus arctos horribilis × Ursus maritimus - Grizzly-polar Bear Hybrid
hybrid Ursus arctos × Ursus maritimus - Hybrid Brown Bear x Polar Bear

Ursus arctos × Ursus maritimus - Hybrid Brown Bear x Polar Bear

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