subfamily Bovinae


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Related to subfamily Bovinae: Bubalus, Bovidae, Bovini, genus Bos, porcine, Taurotragus
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Noun1.subfamily Bovinae - term not used technically; essentially coextensive with genus Bos: cattle; buffalo; and sometimes includes kudu
mammal family - a family of mammals
Bovidae, family Bovidae - true antelopes; cattle; oxen; sheep; goats
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Moreover, ZFX can be very helpful to explicit the relatedness between different buffalo breeds and other bovids as the Bubalus bubalis genome shares a common parentage with Ovis aries after the separation of subfamily Bovinae from the Bovidae family.
Cyt b gene is widely used in studies on origin, taxonomy and phylogeny of the subfamily Bovinae (Kikkawa et al.
Phylogenetic relationships in the subfamily Bovinae (Mammalia: Artiodactyla) based on ribosomal DNA.