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Bison Hamilton-Smith 1827 (bison)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Bovidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42751

Synonyms: Harlanus Owen 1846 (no. 46801), Simobison Hay and Cook 1930 (no. 51569), Stelabison Figgins 1933 (no. 51773)

Parent taxon: Bovina according to A. Hassanin and E. J. P. Douzery 1999

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Bison alaskensis, Bison antiquus, Bison bison, Bison bonasus, Bison francisi, Bison latifrons, Bison priscus, Bison sylvestris

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Type: Bos bison

Ecology: scansorial grazer