Dichotomous Key/Ursidae

Dichotomous Key
Ursidae
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Subphylum Vertebrata
Class Mammalia
Subclass Placentalia
Order Carnivora
Suborder Caniformia
Family Ursidae
Parent key: Carnivora
Suborders
Caniformia - Feliformia
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Glossary for this page
(all links are to Wikipedia articles)
Herbivore: an animal that is adapted to eat primarily plants (rather than meat).
Omnivore: Organisms that consume both plants and animals
Masseteric fossa:
Septum: A wall separating two cavities or two spaces containing a less dense material
Fossa: A pit, groove or depression in a bone
Nocturnal: A animal that sleeps during the day and is active at night
Diurnal: A animal that sleeps during the night and is active in the daytime

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