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Descriptor in English: Ursidae
Descriptor in Spanish: Ursidae
Descriptor in Portuguese: Ursidae
Descriptor in French: Ursidae
Entry term(s): Ailuropoda
Bear
Bear, Black
Bear, Grizzly
Bear, Polar
Bear, Spectacled
Bears
Bears, Black
Bears, Grizzly
Bears, Polar
Bears, Spectacled
Black Bear
Black Bears
Giant Panda
Giant Pandas
Greater Panda
Greater Pandas
Grizzly Bear
Grizzly Bears
Panda, Giant
Panda, Greater
Pandas, Giant
Pandas, Greater
Polar Bear
Polar Bears
Spectacled Bear
Spectacled Bears
Tremarctos
Ursus
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.649.313.750.250.761
Scope note: The family of carnivorous or omnivorous bears, having massive bodies, coarse heavy fur, relatively short limbs, and almost rudimentary tails.
Annotation: note entry terms PANDAS, GIANT and PANDAS, GREATER: PANDAS, LESSER see AILURIDAE is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CL classification
EM embryology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IN injuries
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
SU surgery
UR urine
VI virology
History Note: 2005 (1975); for PANDAS, GREATER use CARNIVORA 1997
DeCS UI: 1521
Descriptor UI: D001503
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/12/12
Revision Date: 2018/07/02
Ursidae - Preferred
Concept UI M0002245
Scope note The family of carnivorous or omnivorous bears, having massive bodies, coarse heavy fur, relatively short limbs, and almost rudimentary tails.
Preferred term Ursidae
Entry term(s) Bear
Bears
Ailuropoda - Narrower
Concept UI M0002251
Preferred term Ailuropoda
Grizzly Bears - Narrower
Concept UI M0002246
Preferred term Grizzly Bears
Entry term(s) Bear, Grizzly
Bears, Grizzly
Grizzly Bear
Pandas, Giant - Narrower
Concept UI M0002249
Preferred term Pandas, Giant
Entry term(s) Giant Panda
Giant Pandas
Panda, Giant
Ursus - Narrower
Concept UI M0002254
Preferred term Ursus
Polar Bears - Narrower
Concept UI M0002247
Preferred term Polar Bears
Entry term(s) Bear, Polar
Bears, Polar
Polar Bear
Spectacled Bear - Narrower
Concept UI M0002248
Preferred term Spectacled Bear
Entry term(s) Bear, Spectacled
Bears, Spectacled
Spectacled Bears
Tremarctos - Narrower
Concept UI M0002253
Preferred term Tremarctos
Black Bears - Narrower
Concept UI M0002252
Preferred term Black Bears
Entry term(s) Bear, Black
Bears, Black
Black Bear
Pandas, Greater - Narrower
Concept UI M0002250
Preferred term Pandas, Greater
Entry term(s) Greater Panda
Greater Pandas
Panda, Greater



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