Ailurus


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Noun1.Ailurus - lesser pandasAilurus - lesser pandas        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Procyonidae, Procyonidae - raccoons; coatis; cacomistles; kinkajous; and sometimes pandas
Ailurus fulgens, bear cat, cat bear, lesser panda, red panda, panda - reddish-brown Old World raccoon-like carnivore; in some classifications considered unrelated to the giant pandas
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Effects of livestock on occurrence of the vulnerable red panda Ailurus fulgens in Rara National Park, Nepal.
The red panda, or Ailurus Fulgens, is a mammal found in the eastern Himalayan region, covering Central Nepal, east of Myanmar, Tibet, Bhutan, North Bengal, North-East India and South-Western China.
It is worth noting that just one other canid (gray wolf, Canis lupus) is listed on CITES Appendix I, which protects several other notoriously threatened species, including giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca), red panda (Ailurus fulgens), elephants (Elephas maximus and Loxodonta africana), gorillas (Gorilla spp.), chimpanzees (Pan spp.), and Tasmanian wolf (Thylacinus cynocephalus), which is possibly extinct (CITES, 2012).
Food habitat and space-use of red pandas Ailurus fulgens in the Fengtongzhai Nature Reserve China: food effects and behavioural responses.
Serosurvey of ex situ giant pandas (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) and red pandas (Ailurus fulgens) in China with implications for species conservation.