Taxon profile


Celebus Brown Cuscus
Ailurops ursinus (Temminck, 1824)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Diprotodontia - diprotodont marsupials »  family Phalangeridae - brushtail possums »  genus Ailurops

Scientific synonyms

Phalanger ursinus (Temnick, 1824)

Other names

= Bear Cuscus

IUCN category:Vulnerable


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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Ailurops ursinus melanotis Thomas, 1898 - Talaud Bear Cuscus
subspecies Ailurops ursinus ursinus (Temminck, 1824)

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [40637]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Ailurops ursinus (Temminck, 1824)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Ailurops ursinus Temminck, 1824]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Ailurops ursinus (Temminck, 1824)]
CZ Anděra M. (2011): České názvy živočichů. Savci (Mammalia). Dodatek 1 – Vačnatí (Metatheria), Lynx, n. s. Praha [as Ailurops ursinus]
Data retrieved on: 8 March 2011

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