There are many variant of bears in the bear’s family; starting from polar bear, grizzly bear, honey bear, black bear, panda bear, and many more. Each of them shares many similarities as well as differences. In this essay however, the writer will focused on classified the comparison and contrast between grizzly, and panda bear. From the taxonomy, the threat that both of them are facing, and also some of their behaviour, panda and grizzly share many things in common, but despite many similarities that they both share, there are also several things that distinguish both species such as foods, some of their behaviour
From a first glance, both panda and grizzly bear look similar despite their size and colour. This is because the two creatures share the same ancestor; this can be proven by looking at the taxonomy classification. Both of the species came from Animalia kingdom, Chordata phylum, Mammalia class, Carnivora order, and Ursidae family. As for the genus and species, panda bear classified into Ailuropoda melanoleuca while grizzly bear classified to Ursus arctos. (Encyclopaedia of life, n.d. )
Both grizzly and panda’s habitats are in danger, even though grizzly bear occupy huge rage of places than panda (e.g. Canada, Alaska, Ohio, Japan, California, etc). Most of the blame for their habitat loss is from human activities. The increases of human population means more humans and less living place, that is why people take over bears current habitat, and force them (the bears) to search for a new place to live.
Both of the species are known for living solitary, female bear with cubs however is the only exception. They will be really sensitive towards their surrounding and the mother will be more aggressive towards stranger. Usually the female will marks her territory by scratching trees or rubbing a musky anogenital gland against rocks and trees. Both of the species will live alongside their cubs for quite some times before their cubs finally grow up and live independently.( Species panda bear, n.d.)
Grizzly bear is categorized as an omnivore. They eat almost anything whether it is meat or fruit as...