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Sloth bear, Melursus ursinus, VT2414

Physical Description

Specimen is mounted on a wooden base in natural standing position. Head and tail are held in line with the body. Body and legs are black/dark brown. Head is black/light brown. Projecting nails are brown in colour. Eyes and nose are black. Thick layer of fur in the whole body, more prominent in the ear region.

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 900 x 1600 x 580mm

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