Red Panda: Biology and Conservation of the 1st Panda offers a broad-based review of the biology of the crimson panda, Ailurus fulgens. A carnivore that feeds nearly completely on vegetable fabric and is coloured chestnut pink, chocolate brown and cream instead of the predicted black and white. This booklet gathers all of the details that's on hand at the purple panda either from the sector and captivity in addition to from cultural facets, and makes an attempt to respond to that almost all primary of questions, "What is a pink panda?" Scientists have lengthy taken with the crimson panda’s arguable taxonomy. Is it in reality an previous international procyonid, a truly unusual undergo or just a panda? All of those hypotheses are addressed in an try and classify a distinct species and supply an in-depth examine the clinical and conservation-based matters urgently dealing with the purple panda today.
Red Panda not just offers an outline of the present kingdom of our wisdom approximately this interesting species however it is additionally meant to convey the pink panda out of obscurity and into the highlight of public attention.
- Wide-ranging account of the purple panda (Ailurus fulgens) covers all of the info that's on hand in this species either in and ex situ
- Discusses the prestige of the species within the wild, examines how human actions impression on their habitat, and develops projections to translate this by way of total panda numbers
- Reports on prestige within the wild, seems to be at conservation matters and considers the way forward for this detailed species
- Includes contributions from long-standing crimson panda specialists in addition to these focusing on fields related to state of the art pink panda research.