Gallery description : polar bear

Polar Bear usually inhabits coastal ice fields and floating ice. It has a fur skin type. The preferred food type is carnivore. The top speed it can reach is 40kph (25mph). The average weight is 150kg - 600kg (330lbs - 1,322lbs). Polar Bear (ursus maritimus) grows 2m - 2.5m (6.5ft - 8.3ft). The life span is 20 - 30 years.

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Facts about polar bears
NamePolar Bear
OrderCarnivora
PreySeal, walrus, seabirds
PhylumChordata
Size (L)2m - 2.5m (6.5ft - 8.3ft)
Common NamePolar bear
Life Span20 - 30 years
Weight150kg - 600kg (330lbs - 1,322lbs)
FamilyUrsidae
Conservation StatusVulnerable
HabitatCoastal ice fields and floating ice
DietCarnivore
Skin TypeFur
ClassMammalia
KingdomAnimalia
LifestyleDiurnal
Scientific NameUrsus maritimus
GroupMammal
PredatorsHumans
GenusUrsus
Top Speed40kph (25mph)
ColourClear, white, yellow
Image Details
Description Polar bear. International Polar Bear Day Toolkit | One World One Ocean
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Heigh 960 pixels
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