Scientific Name: Ailurus fulgens
The red panda (Ailurus fulgens), also called lesser panda, red bear-cat and red cat-bear, is a mammal native to the eastern Himalayas and southwestern China. It is arboreal, feeds mainly on bamboo, but also eats eggs, birds, and insects. It is a solitary animal, mainly active from dusk to dawn, and is largely sedentary during the day.
20th Century CE