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Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus)

November 20, 2020

This chapter comprises the following sections: names, taxonomy, subspecies and distribution, descriptive notes, habitat, movements and home range, activity patterns, feeding ecology, reproduction and growth, behavior, parasites and diseases, status in the wild, and status in captivity.

Publication Year 2020
Title Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus)
DOI 10.1017/9781108692571.015
Authors Karyn D. Rode, Martyn E. Obbard, Stanislav Belikov, Andrew E. Derocher, George M. Durner, Gregory Thiemann, Morten Tryland, Robert J. Letcher, Randi Meyersen, Christian Sonne, Bjorn Jenssen, Rune Dietz, Dag Vongraven
Publication Type Book Chapter
Publication Subtype Book Chapter
Index ID 70216499
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Alaska Science Center Biology MFEB