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SPECIES Helarctos malayanus

Author:Raffles, 1821.
Citation:Trans. Linn. Soc. Lond., 13: 254.
Common Name:Sun bear
Type Locality:"Sumatra" [Indonesia].
Distribution:Burma, China (Yunnan), India, Indonesia (Sumatra, Kalimantan), Kampuchea, Laos, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam.
Status:CITES Appendix I; IUCN Data Deficient.
Comments:Reviewed by Fitzgerald and Krausman (2002). Synonyms allocated according to Ellerman and Morrison-Scott (1951).
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SUBSPECIES malayanus

SUBSPECIES euryspilus

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