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Bison priscus Bojanus 1827 (bison)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Bovidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 44526

Alternative combination: Urus priscus

Synonyms: Bison crassicornis Richardson 1854 (no. 44515), Bison geisti Skinner and Kaisen 1947 (no. 44519), Bison praeoccidentalis Skinner and Kaisen 1947 (no. 44525), Bison preoccidentalis Skinner and Kaisen 1947 (no. 162069), Bison willistoni Martin 1924 (no. 44532), Superbison crassicornis Richardson 1854 (no. 51893)

Belongs to Bison according to W. W. Dalquest and G. E. Schultz 1992

Sister taxa: Bison alaskensis, Bison antiquus, Bison bison, Bison bonasus, Bison francisi, Bison latifrons, Bison sylvestris

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer

Average measurements (in mm): p2 11.8 x 8.3, p3 21.8 x 12.5, p4 25.5 x 14.0, m2 35.9 x 17.9, m3 42.5 x 16.4