The Polar Bear

Ursus Maritimus

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Scientific Classafication

Kingdom: Animalia

Phylum: Chordata

Class: Mammalia

Order: Carnivorea

Family: Urside

Genus: Ursus

Scientific Name: Ursus Maritimus

Physical Description

Describe the Habitat

Excellent Swimmer

Live in icy cold water

on island

Along or near icy coasts

Physical Adaptations

Behavioral Adaptations

Polar Bear are not territorial

Polar Bears rarely attack humans unless severely provoked but hungry polar Bears are extremely unpredictable

Polar Bear are stealth Hunters, and their victims are often unaware of the bears Presence until the attack is underway