genus Selenarctos

noun
Asiatic black bears; in some classifications not a separate genus from Ursus
Syn: ↑Selenarctos
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Ursidae, ↑family Ursidae

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  • Selenarctos — noun Asiatic black bears; in some classifications not a separate genus from Ursus • Syn: ↑genus Selenarctos • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Ursidae, ↑family Ursidae • Member M …   Useful english dictionary

  • Selenarctos thibetanus — noun bear with a black coat living in central and eastern Asia • Syn: ↑Asiatic black bear, ↑black bear, ↑Ursus thibetanus • Hypernyms: ↑bear • Member Holonyms: ↑Selenarctos, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • mammal genus — noun a genus of mammals • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Tachyglossus, ↑genus Tachyglossus, ↑Zaglossus, ↑genus Zaglossus, ↑Ornithorhynchus, ↑genus Ornithorhynchus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ursus (genus) — Taxobox name = Ursus image width = 220px image caption = Ursus americanus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Carnivora familia = Ursidae genus = Ursus genus authority = Linnaeus, 1758 subdivision ranks = Species… …   Wikipedia

  • black bear — noun 1. brown to black North American bear; smaller and less ferocious than the brown bear • Syn: ↑American black bear, ↑Ursus americanus, ↑Euarctos americanus • Hypernyms: ↑bear • Hyponyms: ↑cinnamon bear …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ursidae — noun bears and extinct related forms • Syn: ↑family Ursidae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Carnivora, ↑order Carnivora • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Ursidae — noun bears and extinct related forms • Syn: ↑Ursidae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Carnivora, ↑order Carnivora • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Asiatic black bear — noun bear with a black coat living in central and eastern Asia • Syn: ↑black bear, ↑Ursus thibetanus, ↑Selenarctos thibetanus • Hypernyms: ↑bear • Member Holonyms: ↑Selenarctos, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ursus thibetanus — noun bear with a black coat living in central and eastern Asia • Syn: ↑Asiatic black bear, ↑black bear, ↑Selenarctos thibetanus • Hypernyms: ↑bear • Member Holonyms: ↑Selenarctos, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Asian Black Bear — Taxobox name = Asian Black Bear status = VU trend = unknown status system = iucn2.3 status ref =IUCN2006|assessors=Bear Specialist Group|year=1996|id=22824|title=Ursus thibetanus|downloaded=9 May 2006 Listed as Vulnerable (VU A1cd v2.3)] image… …   Wikipedia

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