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Red Panda

Ailurus fulgens

Despite their name, red pandas are the only species in their taxonomic family. Much of their life is spent in trees; much of their day is spent foraging for bamboo. Their characteristic teardrop markings and white eyebrows provide camouflage and glare reduction.

 


Found At

Lost Kingdom

CONSERVATION STATUS

Endangered

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