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The American Black Bear

  • Fact 1 - Definition: There are two types of Black Bears: the brown to black North American bear which is smaller and less ferocious than the brown bear and the black bear of central and eastern Asia. This article relates to the American Black Bear (Ursus americanus)
  • Fact 2 - The American black bear is listed by the IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) Endangered Species list as Least Concern - Status: At Lower Risk) - These species have been evaluated but findings show no immediate threat to the survival of the species
  • Fact 3 - American black bears can be distinguished from brown bears by their smaller size, shorter claws, concave profiles and lack of a hump on the shoulder
  • Fact 4 - It is of the family Ursidae having a shaggy coat , a short tail and walks with both heel and sole touching the ground
  • Fact 5 - A male is called a boar or he-bear
  • Fact 6 - A female is called a sow or she-bear
  • Fact 7 - Babies are referred to as cubs
  • Fact 8 - weight tends to vary according to age, sex, health and season
  • Fact 9 - Their territory is marked by clawing, biting and rubbing trees
  • Fact 10 - Males weigh between 125 and 550 lb
  • Fact 11 - Females weigh 33% less at 90275 lb
  • Fact 12 - They range between 46 ft in length and 2.53 ft in shoulder height
  • Fact 13 - Despite their name their fur has vast color variation rangeing from blond, cinnamon, light brown, dark chocolate brown or to jet black
  • Fact 14 - The sound made by a bear is referred to as a growl, woof, snort, bellow and roar
  • Fact 15 - The average lifespan in the wild is 18 years
  • Fact 16 - They rarely attack when confronted by humans
  • Fact 17 - There are many different types of American Black Bears and the names of the sub-species are included on the following list:
    • Newfoundland black bears
      Kermode Bears
      Spirit Bears
      Louisiana black bears
      West Mexico black bears
      Kenai black bears
      Dall black bears
      Vancouver Island black bears
      Olympic black bears
      New Mexico black bears
      Eastern black bears
      California black bears
      Queen Charlotte black bears
      Cinnamon bears
      Glacier bears
      Mexican black bears
      Florida black bears

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