Scientific name: Ursus spelaeus
Length: 2,1-3,0 m.
Height: Shoulder-height 1,2 m.
Weight: Male 400-500 kg. Female 225-250 kg.
Food source: Mainly vegetarian (berries, grass, scrubs, and herbs), but the cave bears also ate meat, if it was available.
Life expectancy: 20 years.
Distribution: From the Western Europe to Caucasus and Iran, and from the Southern Europe to Great Britain
Status: Became extinct approx. 8,000 years ago. No findings from Denmark.