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Red Panda By Isabel and Emilie NOTICE: The following presentation contains copyrighted materials used under the Multimedia Guidelines and Fair use exemptions of the U.S. Copyright law. Further use is prohibited
Common Name: Red Panda Scientific Name: Ailurus Fulgens
China, Nepal, India, other Asian countries Mountains, forests, elevation from 2,200- 4,800m above sea level
Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List
There are about 2,500 left
Massive habitat loss Increased human activity Poaching Exploited for its pelt
Protected in every country where it is found In reserves that were originally to protect the giant panda International breeding program
Striking reddish brown fur acts as camouflage. Spend 6-8 hours eating and moving. Does well in captivity.
Bear and raccoon family g
About 1-4 young Live Birth (mammal)
Bamboo shoots Leaves Other small animals
Large house cat 7-14 pounds
Thick soled paws help keep warm. Claws part way retract. false thumb is part of the wrist bone.
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