Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.

Panda

Panda (A ilurus fulgens"), the single species of the genus Ailurus, of the Raccoon family. This animal, a little larger than a- cat, found high up in the Himalayas, is a vegetable-feeder and partially nocturnal. The fur is reddish-brown, and the long tail is ringed with yellow and red.