Nutrient Composition of Raw and Cooked Bison bison
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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.