FMNH 27442

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  • Sloth Bear
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    Description: Sloth Bear (Melursus ursinus) Group Diorama, Hall 17. The Indian sloth-bear mother often carries her baby on her back while searching for insects and worms under stones and logs.
FM Catalog: Mammals
Catalog Subset: Specimen
Scientific Name: Melursus ursinus ursinus
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Family: Ursidae
Genus: Melursus
Species: ursinus
Subspecies: ursinus
Field #: 133111
Collector: J. C. Faunthorpe
Collection No.: 2
Geography: Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Oriental: Kheri
DWc Country: India
Date Collected: Dec 1926
Preparations: skin,skull,skel,mounted
Tissue Available?: No
Co-ordinates Available?: Yes
Sex: Male
Sex: Male
EMu IRN: 2526668
OccurenceID: 44bb5f37-4359-45f7-8155-3327895cb301