Bibos


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Noun1.Bibos - wild oxBibos - wild ox        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Bovidae, family Bovidae - true antelopes; cattle; oxen; sheep; goats
wild ox, ox - any of various wild bovines especially of the genera Bos or closely related Bibos
Asian wild ox - genus of Asiatic wild oxen
Bibos gaurus, gaur - wild ox of mountainous areas of eastern India
Bibos frontalis, gayal, mithan - ox of southeast Asia sometimes considered a domesticated breed of the gaur
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I heard him a little while afterwards, through the floor here, humming like the wind, the only song he knows-- about Bibo, and old Charon, and Bibo being drunk when he died, or something or other.
Bibos is also different in having flattened horn-cores at their bases (Pilgrim, 1939, 1947; Hooijer, 1958).
Earlier many bovine forms like Leptobos, Bison, Eobison and Bibos were considered the subgenera of Bos (Pilgrim, 1939).