The red panda (Ailurus fulgens), also called the lesser panda, the red bear-cat, and the red cat-bear, is a mammal native to the eastern Himalayas and southwestern China.
Poaching and habitat loss have left only 10,000 wild adult red pandas remaining in the world. Red panda populations are on the decline in the wild.Jun 26, 2014
With only around 2060 pandas living in the wild, the giant panda is considered vulnerable of extinction by the IUCN. ... As the human population in China continues to grow, pandas' habitat gets taken over by development, pushing them into smaller and less livable areas. Habitat destruction also leads to food shortages.
How many are left in the wild? The latest census in 2014 found that there were 1,864 giant pandas alive in the wild. While still very low, this represents a real success story, with numbers increasing from around 1,000 in the late 1970s. In the past decade, giant panda numbers have risen by 17 percent.
Well, a pack of bears is called a sleuth or sloth, but pandas are kind of special and get their own collective names to choose from: A bamboo of pandas, An embarrassment of pandas, A cupboard of pandas.Nov 7, 2014