Data about Ursidae

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Distribution

Data about Ursidae
  • Latitude
    The geographic latitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are north of the Equator, negative values are south of it. Legal values lie between -90 and 90, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLatitude
Latitude min
Additional detail 63.1 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 78 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
  • Longitude
    The geographic longitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are east of the Greenwich Meridian, negative values are west of it. Legal values lie between -180 and 180, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLongitude
Longitude min
Additional detail -94.9 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 17 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Ecology

Data about Ursidae
Habitat
Additional detail arid
  • Arid
    An arid condition is an environmental condition in which annual precipitation is less than half of annual potential evapotranspiration.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000230
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail carcass Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail chaparral
  • Chaparral
    A shrubland area found primarily in regions with a Mediterranean climate (mid, wet winters and hot dry summers) often shaped by wildfires.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000301
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail desert
  • Desert
    A region rendered barren or partially barren by environmental extremes, especially by low rainfall.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000097
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail dune Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail forest
  • Forest
    An area with a high density of trees. A small forest may be called a wood.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000111
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail grassland biome
  • Grassland biome
    A grassland biome is a terrestrial biome which includes, across its entire spatial extent, an unbroken layer of grasses (Gramineae), sedges (Cyperaceae) or rushes (Juncaceae).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000177
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail ice sheet
  • Ice sheet
    A mass of glacier ice that covers surrounding terrain and is greater than 50,000 km2.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000132
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mount
  • Mount
    A mountain rising from the ocean seafloor that does not reach to the water's surface (sea level), and thus is not an island. Typically formed from volcanoes that rise abruptly and are usually found rising from a seafloor of 1,000 - 4,000 meters depth. Independent features that rise to at least 1,000 meters above the seafloor.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000264
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail protected area
  • Protected area
    An area of land and/or a body of water especially dedicated to the protection and maintenance of biological diversity, and of natural and associated cultural resources, and managed through legal or other effective means.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000358
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail savanna
  • Savanna
    A grassland of the tropics or subtropics with scattered trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000261
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail temperate Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tropical Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tundra
  • Tundra
    Treeless, level, or gently rolling plains characteristic of arctic or subarctic regions, having a permanently frozen subsoil, and usually supporting low growing vegetation such as lichens, mosses, and stunted shrubs.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000112
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  
Feeds on
Additional detail Cougar Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Red Fox Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail White-tailed Deer Global Biotic Interactions  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.7 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 2.39 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature min
Additional detail 0.3 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.75 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 1.93 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 4.63 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.53 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.58 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 7.93 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 8.11 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 103.42 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 97.39 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 32.12 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 32.92 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Evolution and Systematics

Data about Ursidae
Extant
Additional detail yes The Paleobiology Database  
First Appearance (Earliest Interval)
Additional detail Priabonian The Paleobiology Database  
First Appearance (Latest Interval)
Additional detail Priabonian The Paleobiology Database  
Last Appearance (Earliest Interval)
Additional detail Pleistocene The Paleobiology Database  
Last Appearance (Latest Interval)
Additional detail Holocene The Paleobiology Database  
First Appearance (Older Bound)
Additional detail 38 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
First Appearance (Younger Bound)
Additional detail 33.9 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
Last Appearance (Older Bound)
Additional detail 2.59 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  

Database and Repository Coverage

Data about Ursidae
Number of sequences in GenBank
Additional detail 225,895 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Number of articles on EOL
Additional detail 724 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Number of records in GBIF
Additional detail 40,342 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Number of images on EOL
Additional detail 2,129 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Number of media on EOL
Additional detail 2,160 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Number of rich pages on EOL
Additional detail 10 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Records in GBIF?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Specimens in GGBN?
Additional detail no Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Rich EOL page?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
References in BHL?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Number of references in BHL
Additional detail 2,031 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Records in BOLD?
Additional detail no Global Genome Initiative core metrics  

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