montanus, montane vole x -- -- Microtus sp., meadow vole -- 6 8 Ondotra zibethicus, muskrat x -- -- Phenacomys intermedius, heather vole x -- -- Dipodidae (Zapodidae) Zapus princes, western jumping mouse x -- -- Erethizontidae Erethizon dorsatutn, porcupine x -- -- CARNIVORA Canidae Canis latrans, coyote x -- -- Urocyon cinereoargenteus, gray fox x -- -- Vulpes Vulpes, red fox x -- -- Ursidae
Ursus americanus, black bear x -- -- U.
But the First Minister got the last laugh with his response, ``I also understand that the Pope is indeed a Catholic and that the arboreal dwelling creatures of the family Ursidae
are not known to be users of the flush toilet.''
Phylogeography of brown bears (Ursus arctos) of Alaska and paraphyly within the Ursidae
. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 5:477-494.
Some observers hypothesize that she had been indoctrinated to believe the malicious stereotype of the Ursidae
as awkward, clumsy, ill-mannered brutes.
Bears are mammalian carnivores that are placed in their own family--the Ursidae
, which is Latin for bear.
Additionally, the black bear, Ursus americanus (Ursidae
), has been reported to host this species in the southeastern United States (Crum et al.
Highly divergent lineages have also been detected within Ursidae
, most notably within the brown bear where divergences of about 3% (Talbot and Shields 1996) and 7.13% (Taberlet and Bouvet 1994) have been reported.
En menor medida se reporta la ocurrencia de carnivoros: Canidae (Theriodictis, Protocyon y Dusicyon avus), Felidae (Smilodon) y al menos una especie de Ursidae
The Ursoidea (Hemicyonidae and Ursidae
) was one of the most common group of arctoid carnivorans throughout Eura sia and North America during the Neogene (Ginsburg and Morales, 1998; Ginsburg, 1999) with some brief incursions towards the African continent during the Early Miocene, Late Miocene/Early Pliocene and finally during the Pleistocene (Hendey, 1977, 1980; Schmidt-Kittler, 1987; Morales et al., 2005; Geraads, 2008; Werdelin and Peigne, 2010), and a recent migration into South America (via the Isthmus of Panama) during the Pleistocene (Woodburne, 2010).
Among carnivores members of the families Canidae, Ursidae
, Hyaenidae and Felidae are present.