Definition of Euarctos
1. Noun. American black bears; in some classifications not a separate genus from Ursus.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Family Ursidae, Ursidae
Member holonyms: American Black Bear, Black Bear, Euarctos Americanus, Ursus Americanus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Euarctos
Literary usage of Euarctos
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. List of North American Land Mammals in the United States National Museum, 1911 by Gerrit Smith Miller, United States National Museum (1912)
"5. 1885. Ursus americanus TRUE, Proc. US Nat. Mus., vol. 7 (1884), p. 608. 1885. 1898. Ursus (Euarctos) americanus ..."
2. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History by American Museum of Natural History (1919)
"... c> Right cuboid view from proximal u inner faces, respectively. No. 16,. NH Coll. Figs. 3 and 3a. Euarctos sp. ..."
3. Catalogue of Carnivorous, Pachydermatous, and Edentate Mammalia in the by John Edward Gray (1869)
"Ursus (Euarctos) cinnamomeus. BM Ursus luteolus, H. Smith, Griffith's AK Mamm. NA pp. 217, 228. Ursus cinnamomeus, Baird, Max. Mamm. p. 29; Gray, PZS 1864. ..."