Ursidae


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Related to Ursidae: Odobenidae, Phocidae, Mephitidae
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Noun1.Ursidae - bears and extinct related formsUrsidae - bears and extinct related forms  
mammal family - a family of mammals
Carnivora, order Carnivora - cats; lions; tigers; panthers; dogs; wolves; jackals; bears; raccoons; skunks; and members of the suborder Pinnipedia
bear - massive plantigrade carnivorous or omnivorous mammals with long shaggy coats and strong claws
genus Ursus, Ursus - type genus of Ursidae: brown bears; in some classifications genus Ursus includes all bears
Euarctos, genus Euarctos - American black bears; in some classifications not a separate genus from Ursus
genus Selenarctos, Selenarctos - Asiatic black bears; in some classifications not a separate genus from Ursus
genus Thalarctos, Thalarctos - polar bears; in some classifications not a separate genus from Ursus
genus Melursus, Melursus - sloth bears; in some classifications not a separate genus from Ursus
Translations
ursidé
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They analyzed 35 different families, such as Bovidae (bison, sheep, antelopes); Cricetidae (rats, mice, hamsters, voles); Equidae (horses, donkeys); Ursidae (bears); Mammutidae (mammoths); and Leporidae (rabbits and hares).
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