Bison bison

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Noun1.Bison bison - large shaggy-haired brown bison of North American plainsBison bison - large shaggy-haired brown bison of North American plains
genus Bison - sometimes considered a subgenus of genus Bos: American buffalo
bison - any of several large humped bovids having shaggy manes and large heads and short horns
buffalo - meat from an American bison
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The federal government made bison (scientific name: bison bison bison -- seriously) the national mammal in 2016.
Diet segregation in American bison Bison bison of Yellowstone National Park (Wyoming, USA).
Puffinus puffinus - Manx shearwater Milvus milvus - red kite Dives dives - melodious blackbird Bison bison - American bison.
In this pilot study, we sequentially sampled and analyzed one second molar ([M.sub.2]) and two third molars ([M.sub.3]) from two bison (Bison bison bison) from the Delta bison herd, which resides in interior Alaska and has known and documented seasonal mobility patterns.
Here, we provide a short-term (6-18 months) assessment of the performance of Lotek LifeCycle GPS collars deployed on free-ranging caribou Rangifer tarandus and bison Bison bison in northwestern North America, focusing on GPS errors.
Perhaps no other extant animal in North America possesses the cultural, spiritual, ecological, economic, political, and natural history attributes that are emblematic of the North American bison (Bison bison; Artiodactyla, Bovidae, Bovini; Isenberg, 1997; Sanderson et al., 2008).
Actually, it is Bison bison bison (genus: Bison, species: bison, subspecies: bison).
Believe it or not, its scientific name is Bison bison bison.
American bison (Bison bison) are the largest terrestrial mammals in the Western Hemisphere (2).
"The wood bison," says Canadian bison expert Wes Olson, who is helping stage this ruminant relocation, "is Bison bison athabascae.
At 12:13 PDT, I observed the eagle (sex unknown), land in a short-grass paddock within an enclosure inhabited by American Bison (Bison bison).
(26.) See, e.g., Van Vuren, Spatial Relations of American Bison (Bison bison) and Domestic Cattle in a Montane Environment, 24 Animal Biodivers.