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Bison priscus

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Bovidae

Taxonomy
Urus priscus was named by Bojanus (1827).

It was recombined as Bison priscus by Kurten and Anderson (1980), McDonald (1981) and Dalquest and Schultz (1992).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1827Urus priscus Bojanus
1854Bison crassicornis Richardson
1905Bison crassicornis McClung p. 159
1924Bison willistoni Martin
1930Superbison crassicornis Nobis
1937Bison crassicornis Frick
1947Bison geisti Skinner and Kaisen
1947Bison praeoccidentalis Skinner and Kaisen
1966Bison crassicornis Guthrie p. 739
1980Bison priscus Kurten and Anderson p. 335
1981Bison priscus McDonald
1992Bison priscus Dalquest and Schultz

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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
speciespriscus(Bojanus 1827)

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