Giant panda’s bamboo diet still looks surprisingly carnivorous — ScienceDaily

Giant pandas are unusual in being extremely specialized herbivores that feed almost exclusively on highly fibrous bamboo, despite belonging to a clade (Carnivora) of primarily flesh-eating carnivores. But a study suggests that the switch to a restricted vegetarian diet wasn’t, in some respects, as big an evolutionary leap as it seems.

Source: Giant panda’s bamboo diet still looks surprisingly carnivorous — ScienceDaily