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The cave bear (Ursus spelaeus) was a species of bear that lived in Europe during the Pleistocene and became extinct about 24,000 years ago during the Last ...

Fate of the Cave Bear | History | Smithsonian


People have been excavating cave bear remains for hundreds of years—in the Middle Ages, the massive skulls were attributed to dragons—but the past decade  ...

10 Facts About the Cave Bear - Dinosaurs - About.com


The Cave Bear was one of the most common megafauna mammals of Pleistocene Europe, as our human ancestors were well aware. Here are 10 fascinating ...

Huge Cave Bears: When and Why They Disappeared - Live Science


Nov 25, 2008 ... Enormous cave bears that once inhabited Europe were the first of the mega- mammals to die out, going extinct around 13 millennia earlier than ...

Cave Bear - Ursus spelaeus - Bears Of The World


Auvergne Bear, also known as the European cave bear. A pre-historic genus of bears that evolved from Protursus and initiated the Ursus line.

Ursus spelaeus (Cave Bear) - Prehistoric Wildlife


Information about the cave bear Ursus spelaeus and other prehistoric creatures.

cave bear | extinct mammal | Britannica.com


Cave bear, either of two extinct bear species, Ursus spelaeus and U. deningeri, notable for its habit of inhabiting caves, where its remains are frequently ...

Cave bear - New World Encyclopedia


Aug 20, 2008 ... Cave bear is the common name for a large bear, Ursus spelaeus, that lived in ... Cave bears of the last ice age lacked the usual two to three ...

True causes for extinction of cave bear revealed: More human ...


Aug 25, 2010 ... The cave bear started to become extinct in Europe 24000 years ago, but until now the cause was unknown. An international team of scientists ...

Cave Bear - Dinopedia - Wikia


The cave bear (Ursus spelaeus) was a species of bear that lived in Europe during the Pleistocene...

cave bear
an extinct bear, Ursus spelaeus, that lived in caves in Europe during the Pleistocene Epoch.
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