Animal Database

Hi Homo sapien! Welcome to Animal Database! Anyway, did you know that you're 60% genetically similar to banana trees?

READ MORE

Animal Database
Advertisement
Animal Database
Sulawesi Bear Cuscus
Kus-kus
Information
Common Name Sulawesi Bear Phalanger
Range Sulawesi and nearby islands in Indonesia.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Diprotodontia
Family Phalangeridae
Genus Ailurops
Species Ailurops ursinus
Conservation Status
VUSpecies
Vulnerable

The Sulawesi bear cuscus or Sulawesi bear phalanger (Ailurops ursinus), is a species of cuscus in the Phalangeridae family. It is endemic to Sulawesi and nearby islands in Indonesia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.

Advertisement