Adult bear

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The grizzly bear Ursus arctos horribilis , also known as the North American brown bear or simply grizzly , is a large population or subspecies [1] of the brown bear inhabiting North America. Multiple morphological forms sometimes recognized as subspecies exist, including the mainland grizzly Ursus arctos horribilis , Kodiak bear U. The Ussuri brown bear U. Meriwether Lewis and William Clark first described it as grisley , which could be interpreted as either " grizzly " i. Classification has been revised along genetic lines. Brown bears originated in Eurasia and traveled to North America approximately 50, years ago, [11] [12] spreading into the contiguous United States about 13, years ago.

Brown bear

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The brown bear Ursus arctos is a large bear species found across Eurasia and North America. It is one of the largest living terrestrial members of the order Carnivora , rivaled in size only by its closest relative, the polar bear Ursus maritimus , which is much less variable in size and slightly bigger on average. While the brown bear's range has shrunk and it has faced local extinctions, it remains listed as a least concern species by the International Union for Conservation of Nature IUCN with a total estimated population in of , As of [update] , this and the American black bear are the only bear species not classified as threatened by the IUCN. Many of the populations in the southern parts of Eurasia are highly endangered as well. The brown bear is sometimes referred to as the bruin , from Middle English. This name originated in the fable History of Reynard the Fox translated by William Caxton from Middle Dutch bruun or bruyn , meaning brown the color.

Grizzly bear

To view photographs in a larger format, click on photo. When finished click on back arrow. The black and brown colour phase of the black bear is common. The white colour phase is more rare occuring in north western British Columbia, Canada.
Every bear in pop culture is one laid back character. Winnie the Pooh, Baloo and even Yogi have a happy-go-lucky attitude that they share with their friends. Maybe you want to head to the rivers of Alaska, waiting to catch a salmon in your mouth like a real grizzly. Whatever the case is, we have a look to suit your needs.