Gallery description : picture of black bear

The life span is 15 - 30 years. The maximum speed it can reach is 48kph (30mph). The average weight is 100kg - 270kg (220lbs - 594lbs). Black Bear inhabits forest and woodland. It has a fur skin type. The preferred food type is omnivore.

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Facts about black bears
NameBlack Bear
Common NameBlack bear
Life Span15 - 30 years
Top Speed48kph (30mph)
PreyFruits, nuts, rodents
OrderCarnivora
Conservation StatusLeast concern
FamilyUrsidae
Skin TypeFur
HabitatForest and woodland
Average Litter Size3
Scientific NameUrsus americanus
PredatorsGrizzly bear, fox, birds of prey
DietOmnivore
GroupMammal
KingdomAnimalia
Weight100kg - 270kg (220lbs - 594lbs)
ColourBlack, dark brown, tan
LifestyleNocturnal
GenusUrsus
ClassMammalia
Size (H)1.3m - 1.8m (4.25ft - 6ft)
PhylumChordata
Image Details
Description Picture of black bear. Dataja:Black Bear Yearling.JPG
Width 1143 pixels
Heigh 751 pixels
File type JPG
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