http://english.ourpanda.com/ 2013-06-26 16:39:25
As time goes by, people know more and more about it, and its name changes continuously. Pixiu is the ancient name of the Giant Panda in Book of Songs. Additions to Erya Book, the Record of Rites, the Chorography of Emei Mountain and the Chorography of Hongya County. Whitefox, in Erya Hu, in Erya Zhiyi, in the Book of Histoy annotated by Confucius, Annotations of the Book of Songs by Luji, Erya, Annotation of Erya, Additions to Erya Zhishou, in the Record of Rites Baipi, in the Annotations of the Book of Songs by Luji Wenpi, in Zhuangtsu Piqiu, in the Chorography of Emei Mountain Jiaoduan, in the Chorography of Hongya County Huoganjiang, in Ciyuan, Additions to Erya Xiu, in Ciyuan, Additions to Erya Mo, in Erya, Compendium of Materia Medica, Ode to a Pixiu Screen, History of the Many States in East Zhou Dynasty, Shuowen, Nanzhongzhi, Jiutangshu, Ode on Shanglin Garden by Sima Xiangru, Chorography of Leibo County, General Records of Youyangzhinai State, Chorography of Zhushan County and Chorography of Changyang County. The Name Da XiongMao came from the original name MaoXiong or Da Maoxiong, which referred to the round face like the cat and the fat figure like a bear.