Bearcats: Know more about them

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Information about Bearcats: Know more about them

Published on February 17, 2014

Author: berisojf



Prepared by: Joana Faye R. Beriso

Palawan Bearcat • Also known as Binturong • A nocturnal animal that is neither a bear nor a cat but a species of civet • Its head and body measures 61 to 96 centimeters in combined length • Can live up to 20 years

Habitat • Its natural habitat is in trees of forest canopy in rainforest of South-east asia • What makes it endemic in Palawan is that the subspecies Arctictis binturong whitei can only be found there

Food • They are omnivorous • They feed mainly on fruits but they also eat birds, rodents and such

Reproductive Conditions • The bearcats attain sexual maturity after about two years. • Female Binturongs are believed to be capable of timing the birth of their offspring • They were born blind and cannot hear and rely solely on their mother to provide them with milk. • Weaned by the time they are 2 months old and reach their adult size after a year.

Biodiversity • The Binturong’s fur can be used as medicine • Their musk glands emit an odor reminiscent of popcorn • Binturongs are sometimes kept as pets • They are listed by the IUCN as a endangered species

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