Data about Ursidae

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Distribution

Data about Ursidae
  • latitude
    The geographic latitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are north of the Equator, negative values are south of it. Legal values lie between -90 and 90, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLatitude
latitude min
Additional detail 63.1 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 78 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
  • longitude
    The geographic longitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are east of the Greenwich Meridian, negative values are west of it. Legal values lie between -180 and 180, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLongitude
longitude min
Additional detail -94.9 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 17 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Physical Description

Data about Ursidae
testis location
Additional detail scrotal
  • scrotal
    Testes are located outside of the body, suspended by the spermatic cord within the scrotum.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/scrotal
Lovegrove 2014  

Ecology

Data about Ursidae
habitat
Additional detail arid
  • arid
    An arid condition is an environmental condition in which annual precipitation is less than half of annual potential evapotranspiration.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000230
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail carcass Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail cave
  • cave
    Naturally formed, subterranean open area or chamber.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000067
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail chaparral
  • chaparral
    A shrubland area found primarily in regions with a Mediterranean climate (mid, wet winters and hot dry summers) often shaped by wildfires.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000301
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail desert
  • desert
    A region rendered barren or partially barren by environmental extremes, especially by low rainfall.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000097
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail desert
  • desert
    A region rendered barren or partially barren by environmental extremes, especially by low rainfall.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000097
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail dune Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail forest
  • forest
    An area with a high density of trees. A small forest may be called a wood.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000111
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail forest
  • forest
    An area with a high density of trees. A small forest may be called a wood.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000111
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail grassland
  • grassland
    An area in which grasses (Graminae) are a significant component of the vegetation.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000106
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail grassland
  • grassland
    An area in which grasses (Graminae) are a significant component of the vegetation.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000106
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail ice sheet
  • ice sheet
    A mass of glacier ice that covers surrounding terrain and is greater than 50,000 km2.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000132
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mount
  • mount
    A mountain rising from the ocean seafloor that does not reach to the water's surface (sea level), and thus is not an island. Typically formed from volcanoes that rise abruptly and are usually found rising from a seafloor of 1,000 - 4,000 meters depth. Independent features that rise to at least 1,000 meters above the seafloor.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000264
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail protected area
  • protected area
    An area of land and/or a body of water especially dedicated to the protection and maintenance of biological diversity, and of natural and associated cultural resources, and managed through legal or other effective means.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000358
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail savanna
  • savanna
    A grassland of the tropics or subtropics with scattered trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000261
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail scrubland
  • scrubland
    Area covered with low-growing or stunted perennial vegetation and usually not mixed with trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000300
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail scrubland
  • scrubland
    Area covered with low-growing or stunted perennial vegetation and usually not mixed with trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000300
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sea
  • sea
    A large expanse of saline water usually connected with an ocean.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000016
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail temperate Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail terrestrial biome
  • terrestrial biome
    A biome that applies to the terrestrial realm.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000446
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tropical Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tundra
  • tundra
    Treeless, level, or gently rolling plains characteristic of arctic or subarctic regions, having a permanently frozen subsoil, and usually supporting low growing vegetation such as lichens, mosses, and stunted shrubs.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000112
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWith
interacts with
Additional detail African Apes GloBI  
Additional detail Andean Short-faced Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Ape GloBI  
Additional detail Arvicoline Rodents GloBI  
Additional detail Ascarididae GloBI  
Additional detail Ascaridoidea GloBI  
Additional detail Baylisascaris GloBI  
Additional detail Bear Roundworm GloBI  
Additional detail Bears GloBI  
Additional detail Beluga GloBI  
Additional detail Beluga and Narwhal GloBI  
Additional detail Belugas GloBI  
Additional detail Bighorn Sheep GloBI  
Additional detail Black Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Bovids GloBI  
Additional detail Brooks Range Marmot GloBI  
Additional detail Brown Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Canoidea GloBI  
Additional detail Capreolinae GloBI  
Additional detail Cats GloBI  
Additional detail Cercopithifilaria GloBI  
Additional detail Cercopithifilaria japonica GloBI  
Additional detail Cervinae GloBI  
Additional detail Coyotes, Dogs, Foxes, Jackals, and Wolves GloBI  
Additional detail Deer, Elk, Moose, and Caribou GloBI  
Additional detail Dirofilaria GloBI  
Additional detail Dirofilaria ursi GloBI  
Additional detail Dogs, Wolves, Coyotes, and Jackals GloBI  
Additional detail Elk GloBI  
Additional detail Eurasian Elk GloBI  
Additional detail Filarioidea GloBI  
Additional detail Goat-antelopes GloBI  
Additional detail Great Apes and Humans GloBI  
Additional detail Grey Wolf GloBI  
Additional detail Ground Squirrels GloBI  
Additional detail Haemaphysalis GloBI  
Additional detail Haemaphysalis megaspinosa GloBI  
Additional detail Harbor Seals GloBI  
Additional detail Hardbacked Ticks GloBI  
Additional detail Hepatozoidae GloBI  
Additional detail Hepatozoon GloBI  
Additional detail Hepatozoon canis GloBI  
Additional detail Honey Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Humans GloBI  
Additional detail Humans GloBI  
Additional detail Labiated Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Leopard GloBI  
Additional detail Mammal Chewing Lice GloBI  
Additional detail Marmots GloBI  
Additional detail Meadow Voles GloBI  
Additional detail Mule Deer GloBI  
Additional detail Muridae GloBI  
Additional detail Narwhal GloBI  
Additional detail Narwhals GloBI  
Additional detail Old World Elk GloBI  
Additional detail Onchocercidae GloBI  
Additional detail Pocket Gophers GloBI  
Additional detail Polar Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Reindeer GloBI  
Additional detail Reindeer GloBI  
Additional detail Roaring Cats GloBI  
Additional detail Sheep GloBI  
Additional detail Sloth Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Spectacled Bears GloBI  
Additional detail Spotted Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Squirrels GloBI  
Additional detail Sun Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Tiger GloBI  
Additional detail Trichodectes GloBI  
Additional detail Trichodectes pinguis GloBI  
Additional detail True Seals GloBI  
Additional detail Ursinae GloBI  
Additional detail Wapiti GloBI  
Additional detail White-tailed Deer GloBI  
Additional detail Yellow-cheeked Vole GloBI  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
interacts with
Additional detail Afghan Toadhead Agama GloBI  
Additional detail African Apes GloBI  
Additional detail Agamid Lizards GloBI  
Additional detail Alpine Ibex GloBI  
Additional detail Alpine Ibex GloBI  
Additional detail American Badgers GloBI  
Additional detail American Beaver GloBI  
Additional detail American Redstart GloBI  
Additional detail American Redstarts GloBI  
Additional detail Andean Short-faced Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Ape GloBI  
Additional detail Apoid Wasps GloBI  
Additional detail Arvicoline Rodents GloBI  
Additional detail Asiatic Salamanders GloBI  
Additional detail Badgers, Otters, Weasels, and Relatives GloBI  
Additional detail Barnacle Goose GloBI  
Additional detail Bearded Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Bearded Seals GloBI  
Additional detail Bears GloBI  
Additional detail Bears GloBI  
Additional detail Bears GloBI  
Additional detail Beavers GloBI  
Additional detail Beavers GloBI  
Additional detail Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Beluga GloBI  
Additional detail Beluga and Narwhal GloBI  
Additional detail Belugas GloBI  
Additional detail Bighorn Sheep GloBI  
Additional detail Bison GloBI  
Additional detail Bison GloBI  
Additional detail Black Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Black Geese GloBI  
Additional detail Black-and-white Warbler GloBI  
Additional detail Black-and-white Warblers GloBI  
Additional detail Black-backed Woodpecker GloBI  
Additional detail Bluebirds GloBI  
Additional detail Bovids GloBI  
Additional detail Broad-winged Hawk GloBI  
Additional detail Brooks Range Marmot GloBI  
Additional detail Brown Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Buzzards GloBI  
Additional detail California Condor GloBI  
Additional detail Canada Goose GloBI  
Additional detail Capreolinae GloBI  
Additional detail Carettinae GloBI  
Additional detail Cats GloBI  
Additional detail Cervinae GloBI  
Additional detail Chinook Salmon GloBI  
Additional detail Common Goldeneye GloBI  
Additional detail Common Merganser GloBI  
Additional detail Condors GloBI  
Additional detail Cottontail Rabbits GloBI  
Additional detail Coyote GloBI  
Additional detail Coyotes, Dogs, Foxes, Jackals, and Wolves GloBI  
Additional detail Cranes GloBI  
Additional detail Cranes GloBI  
Additional detail Dasypodids GloBI  
Additional detail Deer, Elk, Moose, and Caribou GloBI  
Additional detail Dogs, Wolves, Coyotes, and Jackals GloBI  
Additional detail Ducks, Geese and Swans GloBI  
Additional detail Eagles GloBI  
Additional detail Eagles GloBI  
Additional detail Earless Owls GloBI  
Additional detail Eastern Bluebird GloBI  
Additional detail Eastern Cottontail GloBI  
Additional detail Elk GloBI  
Additional detail Eurasian Beaver GloBI  
Additional detail Eurasian Elk GloBI  
Additional detail European Honey Bee GloBI  
Additional detail European Pond Turtle GloBI  
Additional detail European Pond Turtles GloBI  
Additional detail Falcons GloBI  
Additional detail Falcons GloBI  
Additional detail Florida Softshell GloBI  
Additional detail Goat-antelopes GloBI  
Additional detail Goats GloBI  
Additional detail Golden Eagle GloBI  
Additional detail Goldeneyes GloBI  
Additional detail Gorals GloBI  
Additional detail Great Apes and Humans GloBI  
Additional detail Great Grey Owl GloBI  
Additional detail Greater Mergansers GloBI  
Additional detail Grey Wolf GloBI  
Additional detail Ground Squirrels GloBI  
Additional detail Harbor Seals GloBI  
Additional detail Hares GloBI  
Additional detail Harp Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Himalayan Marmot GloBI  
Additional detail Hoary Marmot GloBI  
Additional detail Honey Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Honey Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Hooded Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Hooded Seals GloBI  
Additional detail Humans GloBI  
Additional detail Humans GloBI  
Additional detail Japanese Serow GloBI  
Additional detail Labiated Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Leopard GloBI  
Additional detail Loggerhead Sea Turtle GloBI  
Additional detail Loggerhead Turtles GloBI  
Additional detail Long-eared Myotis GloBI  
Additional detail Long-nosed Armadillos GloBI  
Additional detail Long-tailed Marmot GloBI  
Additional detail Marmots GloBI  
Additional detail Meadow Voles GloBI  
Additional detail Mountain Goat GloBI  
Additional detail Mountain Goats GloBI  
Additional detail Mouse-eared Bats GloBI  
Additional detail Mule Deer GloBI  
Additional detail Muridae GloBI  
Additional detail Narwhal GloBI  
Additional detail Narwhals GloBI  
Additional detail New World Vultures GloBI  
Additional detail New World Warblers GloBI  
Additional detail Nine-banded Armadillo GloBI  
Additional detail North American Badger GloBI  
Additional detail North American River Otters GloBI  
Additional detail North American Softshells GloBI  
Additional detail Northern River Otter GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Tanagers GloBI  
Additional detail Old World Elk GloBI  
Additional detail Olympic Marmot GloBI  
Additional detail Owls GloBI  
Additional detail Pacific Salmon GloBI  
Additional detail Paghman Mountain Salamander GloBI  
Additional detail Pagophilus GloBI  
Additional detail Paradactylodon GloBI  
Additional detail Peregrine Falcon GloBI  
Additional detail Pied Woodpeckers GloBI  
Additional detail Polar Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Pond and Marsh Turtles GloBI  
Additional detail Pond and Marsh Turtles GloBI  
Additional detail Ptarmigans GloBI  
Additional detail Puma GloBI  
Additional detail Pumas GloBI  
Additional detail Pusa GloBI  
Additional detail Quail GloBI  
Additional detail Rabbits and Hares GloBI  
Additional detail Rainbow Trout GloBI  
Additional detail Red Fox GloBI  
Additional detail Red-backed Voles GloBI  
Additional detail Reindeer GloBI  
Additional detail Reindeer GloBI  
Additional detail Ringed Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Roaring Cats GloBI  
Additional detail Rough-legged Hawk GloBI  
Additional detail Salmon and Trout GloBI  
Additional detail Sea Turtle GloBI  
Additional detail Sea Turtles GloBI  
Additional detail Sheep GloBI  
Additional detail Sierra Madre Mantled Ground Squirrel GloBI  
Additional detail Sloth Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Snowshoe Hare GloBI  
Additional detail Sockeye Salmon GloBI  
Additional detail Softshell Turtles GloBI  
Additional detail Southern Red-backed Vole GloBI  
Additional detail Spectacled Bears GloBI  
Additional detail Spotted Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Squirrels GloBI  
Additional detail Sun Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Swallows GloBI  
Additional detail Swans GloBI  
Additional detail Tanagers GloBI  
Additional detail Testudinoidea GloBI  
Additional detail Thrushes GloBI  
Additional detail Tiger GloBI  
Additional detail Toadhead Agamas GloBI  
Additional detail Tree Swallow GloBI  
Additional detail Tree Swallows GloBI  
Additional detail True Foxes GloBI  
Additional detail True Seals GloBI  
Additional detail Trumpeter Swan GloBI  
Additional detail Tundra Swan GloBI  
Additional detail Vesper Bats GloBI  
Additional detail Wapiti GloBI  
Additional detail Weasels GloBI  
Additional detail Western Pond Turtle GloBI  
Additional detail Western Tanager GloBI  
Additional detail White-tailed Deer GloBI  
Additional detail White-tailed Deer GloBI  
Additional detail Whooping Crane GloBI  
Additional detail Willow Grouse GloBI  
Additional detail Wolverine GloBI  
Additional detail Wolverines GloBI  
Additional detail Woodchuck Or Groundhog GloBI  
Additional detail Woodpeckers GloBI  
Additional detail Yellow-bellied Marmot GloBI  
Additional detail Yellow-cheeked Vole GloBI  
feeds on
Additional detail Alpine Ibex GloBI  
Additional detail American Beaver GloBI  
Additional detail Arvicoline Rodents GloBI  
Additional detail Bearded Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Bearded Seals GloBI  
Additional detail Bears GloBI  
Additional detail Beavers GloBI  
Additional detail Beavers GloBI  
Additional detail Beluga GloBI  
Additional detail Beluga GloBI  
Additional detail Beluga and Narwhal GloBI  
Additional detail Beluga and Narwhal GloBI  
Additional detail Belugas GloBI  
Additional detail Belugas GloBI  
Additional detail Bovids GloBI  
Additional detail Brooks Range Marmot GloBI  
Additional detail Cats GloBI  
Additional detail Cervinae GloBI  
Additional detail Cervinae GloBI  
Additional detail Chinook Salmon GloBI  
Additional detail Coyotes, Dogs, Foxes, Jackals, and Wolves GloBI  
Additional detail Deer, Elk, Moose, and Caribou GloBI  
Additional detail Deer, Elk, Moose, and Caribou GloBI  
Additional detail Elk GloBI  
Additional detail Elk GloBI  
Additional detail Eurasian Elk GloBI  
Additional detail Goats GloBI  
Additional detail Ground Squirrels GloBI  
Additional detail Harbor Seals GloBI  
Additional detail Labiated Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Long-tailed Marmot GloBI  
Additional detail Marmots GloBI  
Additional detail Marmots GloBI  
Additional detail Meadow Voles GloBI  
Additional detail Muridae GloBI  
Additional detail Muridae GloBI  
Additional detail Narwhal GloBI  
Additional detail Narwhals GloBI  
Additional detail Old World Elk GloBI  
Additional detail Pacific Salmon GloBI  
Additional detail Pocket Gophers GloBI  
Additional detail Polar Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Puma GloBI  
Additional detail Pumas GloBI  
Additional detail Pusa GloBI  
Additional detail Red Fox GloBI  
Additional detail Reindeer GloBI  
Additional detail Reindeer GloBI  
Additional detail Ringed Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Salmon and Trout GloBI  
Additional detail Sloth Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Spotted Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Squirrels GloBI  
Additional detail Squirrels GloBI  
Additional detail True Foxes GloBI  
Additional detail True Seals GloBI  
Additional detail True Seals GloBI  
Additional detail True Seals GloBI  
Additional detail Walrus GloBI  
Additional detail Walruses GloBI  
Additional detail Walruses GloBI  
Additional detail Wapiti GloBI  
Additional detail Wapiti GloBI  
Additional detail White-tailed Deer GloBI  
Additional detail White-tailed Deer GloBI  
Additional detail Yellow-cheeked Vole GloBI  
  • has predator
    is consumed for energetic or other nutritional needs (by another organism)
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/HasPredator
has predator
Additional detail African Apes GloBI  
Additional detail Ape GloBI  
Additional detail Bears GloBI  
Additional detail Bears GloBI  
Additional detail Bears GloBI  
Additional detail Canoidea GloBI  
Additional detail Cats GloBI  
Additional detail Coyotes, Dogs, Foxes, Jackals, and Wolves GloBI  
Additional detail Dogs, Wolves, Coyotes, and Jackals GloBI  
Additional detail Great Apes and Humans GloBI  
Additional detail Greenland Shark GloBI  
Additional detail Grey Wolf GloBI  
Additional detail Humans GloBI  
Additional detail Humans GloBI  
Additional detail Leopard GloBI  
Additional detail Polar Bear GloBI  
Additional detail Puma GloBI  
Additional detail Pumas GloBI  
Additional detail Roaring Cats GloBI  
Additional detail Sleeper Sharks GloBI  
Additional detail Sleeper Sharks GloBI  
Additional detail Tiger GloBI  
Additional detail Ursinae GloBI  
water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.7 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 2.39 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water temperature min
Additional detail 0.3 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.75 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 1.93 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 4.63 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.53 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.58 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 7.93 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 8.11 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water O2 saturation min
Additional detail 97.39 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 103.42 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
water salinity min
Additional detail 32.12 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 32.92 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Life History and Behavior

Data about Ursidae
locomotion
Additional detail cursorial Lovegrove 2014  

Evolution and Systematics

Data about Ursidae
first appearance (older bound)
Additional detail 37.2 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
first appearance (younger bound)
Additional detail 33.9 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
last appearance (older bound)
Additional detail 0.0117 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
last appearance (younger bound)
Additional detail 0 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  

Conservation

Data about Ursidae
extinction status
Additional detail extant The Paleobiology Database  

Database and Repository Coverage

Data about Ursidae
number of sequences in GenBank
Additional detail 287,466 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
number of articles on EOL
Additional detail 721 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
number of records in GBIF
Additional detail 41,556 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
number of images on EOL
Additional detail 2,463 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
number of media on EOL
Additional detail 2,491 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
number of rich pages on EOL
Additional detail 11 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
sequences in GenBank?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
records in GBIF?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
specimens in GGBN?
Additional detail no Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
rich EOL page?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
references in BHL?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
number of references in BHL
Additional detail 2,133 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
number of records in BOLD
Additional detail 506 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
records in BOLD?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
number of public records in BOLD
Additional detail 251 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  

Other

Data about Ursidae
has pathogen
Additional detail Burkholderia GloBI  
Additional detail Burkholderia pseudomallei GloBI  
Additional detail Burkholderiaceae GloBI  
Additional detail Coxiella GloBI  
Additional detail Coxiella burnetii GloBI  
Additional detail Coxiellaceae GloBI  

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