Bison bison

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Synonyms for Bison bison

large shaggy-haired brown bison of North American plains

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Nutrient Composition of Raw and Cooked Bison bison, 2 J.
Some older sources list them as Bison bison, but this classification is disappearing, as more and more proof arises that bison belong in the cattle genus.
Scientifically the term "buffalo" is incorrect for the North American species - its proper Latin name is Bison bison.
Grizzly bear, Ursus arctos, usurps bison calf, Bison bison, captured by wolves, Canis lupus, in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming.
Dale Guthrie and others, who have helped to establish a link between the American plains bison, Bison bison, and the bison of the cave paintings, Bison priscus.