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Synonyms for Ailuropoda

only the giant panda: in some classifications considered a genus of the separate family Ailuropodidae

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Flow cytometric cell-cycle analysis of cultured fibroblasts from the giant panda, Ailuropoda melanoleuca.
Particularly, the affected area is within a global hotspot for biodiversity conservation, where many endangered animals are concentrated, such as the giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca), the golden snub-nosed monkey (Rhinopithecus roxellana), and the takin (Budorcas taxicolor) (Wang et al., 2008).
Here, we report a confirmed case of pH1N1 virus infection in giant pandas (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) in China.
Medium sized Ursidae with a more primitive general morphology in the dentition than in the Ursinae and Tremarctinae, with less reduced premolars, and well-developed carnassials, except in some teeth of Ailuropoda melanoleuca, which have severe autapomorphies.
Morphological study of the lingual papillae of the giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) by scanning electron microscopy.
In bears, Ursidae, the GRT has been studied in omnivores with mainly a vegetative diet (giant pandas Ailuropoda melanoleuca; Dierenfeld et al.
In Europe, we recorded 35 species, included 11 non-native species, as for example the giant panda Ailuropoda melanoleuca native of Asia, and the fosa Cryptoprocta ferox native of Africa.
The behaviors trained include nonhuman primates accepting venipuncture, (6,7) unanesthetized snow leopards (Uncia uncia) tolerating a transabdominal ultrasound, (8) marmosets (Callithrix jackchus) providing urine samples, (9) the voluntary movement of giant pandas (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) in their enclosure, (10) and many others.
As the name implies, most are meat eaters, at least to some extent, the herbivorous giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) being a notable exception.
The giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) is the world's rarest member of the bear family.
El panda gigante (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) adoptado por el Fondo Mundial para la Naturaleza (WWF), y el oryx (Oryx leueoryx) adoptado por la Sociedad Preservacionista de Fauna y Flora (hoy Fauna Flora Internacional) son ejemplos de especies utilizadas como simbolos que han promovido la consecucion de fondos y la aceptacion de proyectos de conservacion (Caro et al., 2004; Clucas et al., 2008).
Giant pandas' short breeding season is facilitated with female pandas (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) making high-pitched calls soliciting male attention.