spectacled bear


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spectacled bear

n.
A bear (Tremarctos ornatus) having black to brown fur with light-colored markings around the eyes and inhabiting forested regions from Venezuela to Bolivia. It is the only bear species native to South America. Also called Andean bear.
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ANIMALS p19 there are eight species of bear in the world - the North American black bear, the brown bear, the Asiatic black bear, the sloth bear, the polar bear, the panda bear, the sun bear and the spectacled bear.
The Florida spectacled bear once lived in that state in the southeastern United States and is also known as the Florida cave bear even though it also lived in other places along the Gulf Coast and the southwestern U.
The spectacled bear is listed Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species Appendix I - which gives animal the highest possible level of protection.
Project goal: Protecting the remaining population of the spectacled bear and the natural resources in Peru's Manu Biosphere Reserve, and to reduce human-wildlife conflict
MOLECULAR SEXING FROM STOOLS IN SPECTACLED BEAR (Tremarctos ornatus)
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Behind the orchid garden, I follow an overgrown path to the hotel's spectacled bear sanctuary where, being one of only two organisations operating in Peru, half the South American bear population resides.
Today, the El Paujil Nature Reserve covers 6,935 acres and provides permanent protection for 100 pairs of the critically endangered Blue-billed Curassow, as well as habitat for the Magdalena Spider Monkey, Jaguar, Spectacled Bear, and extremely rare Magdalena race of the Lowland Tapir, Tapirus terrestris columbianus.
Habitat and distribution of the Spectacled bear in the southern limit of its range.