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Bos Linnaeus 1758 (ox)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Bovidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42753

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Bovini according to A. Hassanin and E. J. P. Douzery 2003

Sister taxa: Bovina, Bubalina, Pelorovis, Pseudorygini, Ugandax

Subtaxa: Bos acutifrons, Bos bubaloides, Bos caffer, Bos gaurus, Bos grunniens, Bos indicus, Bos javanicus, Bos makapaani, Bos palaethiopicus, Bos planifrons, Bos primigenius, Bos sauveli, Bos taurus

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser