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Bison antiquus

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Bovidae

Taxonomy
Bison antiquus was named by Leidy (1852).

It was synonymized subjectively with Bison bison by Wilson (1974) and Kurten and Anderson (1980).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Bison antiquus Leidy
1897Bison californicus Rhoads
1898Bison occidentalis Lucas
1899Ovis scaphoceras Lucas
1905Bison antiquus McClung p. 157
1905Bison kansensis McClung p. 157
1905Bison occidentalis McClung p. 159
1927Bison pacificus Hay
1928Bison figginsi Hay and Cook
1928Bison taylori Hay and Cook
1928Bison texanus Hay and Cook p. 33
1930Simobison figginsi Hay and Cook p. 23 figs. Plate VII, figures 1, 2.
1932Simobison figginsi Barbour and Schultz
1933Bison oliverhayi Figgins
1933Stelabison occidentalis Figgins
1933Stelabison taylori Figgins
1935Bison antiquus Schultz and Howard p. 292
1935Bison antiquus taylori Schultz and Howard p. 292
1937Bison figginsi Frick
1937Bison occidentalis Frick
1937Bison taylori Frick
1966Bison occidentalis Guthrie p. 739
1981Bison antiquus McDonald
1984Bison antiquus Rogers and Martin p. 759
1987Bison antiquus Carranza-Castaneda and Miller p. 340
1991Bison antiquus Jefferson
1991Bison antiquus Pinsof
2007Bison antiquus Morgan and Rinehart p. 48

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
Ruminantiamorpha
Ruminantia(Scopoli 1777)
Pecora()
familyBovidae
subfamilyBovinae(Gray 1821)
tribeBoviniGray 1821
subtribeBovinaGray 1821
genusBisonHamilton-Smith 1827
speciesantiquusLeidy 1852

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available