Asiatic black bear

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Synonyms for Asiatic black bear

bear with a black coat living in central and eastern Asia

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Increased confronting of Asiatic Black Bear with local people and therefore intensifying the conflict on one hand and lack of financial resources at the right time for compensation on the other hand has caused a negative view towards the Black Bear.
The Asiatic black bear is considered vulnerable by the International Union for Conservation of Nature's Red List of Threatened Species.
At present, the Asiatic black bear faces the threat of extinction.
The other vulnerable species on the Red List are China's Giant Panda, the Asiatic black bear, the sloth bear on the Indian subcontinent, the Andean bear in South America and the polar bear.
In addition to the familiar black, brown/grizzly, and polar bears in North America and Europe, he found the spectacled bear in the South American Andes and the sun bear, giant panda, sloth bear, and Asiatic black bear in Asia.
Although the Asiatic black bear is normally a solitary and clean animal, these cages were crowded together in buildings that could only be described as "filthy" Robinson reports.
Boris was an Asiatic black bear who visited Swansea many times in the 1920s and 30s as part of a travelling Russian circus.
Three months ago we helped rescue Bongo, an Asiatic black bear, from distressing circumstances in Italy and there is a full write-up spanning several pages with numerous colour photographs.
Home to the Himalayan or Asiatic black bear, the Bear Mountain habitat is undergoing restoration.
We also found traces from trade restricted animals that are classified as vulnerable, endangered, or critically endangered, including the Asiatic black bear and Saiga antelope," Bunce said.
A camera has captured photos of the endangered Asiatic black bear in the wild in the far southeast.
A FEARSOME Asiatic black bear turns on a gang of hunters as they stalk it yesterday - mauling one and sending the others fleeing.
The immunoassay product, to be manufactured by Tepnel Biosystems, of Deeside, will be used by the World Society for the Protection of Animals to protect the Asiatic black bear and the sun bear whose gall bladders are extracted for their alleged aphrodisiac properties.
Andrew," an Asiatic black bear, also known as a "moon bear" for the crescent of plush golden fur around his neck, licks the sweet substance from Robinson's finger.
The Asiatic black bear has the unfortunate distinction of being the bear species most sought after by the Asian medicinal market for its organs' potency,'' the Tibet Central Administration says on its website, using the Tibetan black bears' alternate name.