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  • Scientific Names
    • Bos taurus
    • Bos indicus
    • Bos mauretanicus
    • Bos namadicus
    • Bos primigenius
    • Bovine
  • English
    • Cattle Beast/Cow
    • Domesticated Cattle
    • Auroch
    • Aurochs
  • French
    • Auroch
  • Spanish
    • Ganado vacuno

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Domesticated Cattle Bos taurus

Observer

meurkc

Date

October 12, 2014

Description

fringe of Gaoyang; 200 m

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Ganado vacuno Bos taurus

Observer

marijoarzola

Date

October 4, 2014

Description

Eran las 3:00 de la tarde, y estaba el clima normal aunque un poco mas caluroso que frío.
La vaca o mejor dicho Bos primigenius taurus. Es un mamífero artiodáctilo de la familia de los bóvidos. Es un mamífero artiodáctilo de la familia de los bóvidos.
Su principal alimento es el pasto pero también está constituida por hierbas, tallos, hojas, semillas y raíces de numerosas plantas.

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Ganado vacuno Bos taurus

Observer

alfredoeloisa

Date

October 3, 2014

Description

Escapula de Bos primigenius taurus

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Cattle Beast/Cow Bos taurus

Observer

tony_wills

Date

September 3, 2014

Description

Hoof prints in the mud.

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Cattle Beast/Cow Bos taurus

Observer

tony_wills

Date

September 3, 2014

Description

Fresh cow cakes :-)

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Cattle Beast/Cow Bos taurus

Observer

tony_wills

Date

September 3, 2014

Description

Happily chewing their cud, looking disdainfully at passers-by. Domesticated.

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Cattle Beast/Cow Bos taurus

Observer

epitree

Date

July 24, 2014

Description

Young Bulls.

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Cattle Beast/Cow Bos taurus

Observer

suemcgaw

Date

June 21, 2014

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Cattle Beast/Cow Bos taurus

Observer

suemcgaw

Date

June 6, 2014

Description

Highland cattle

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Observer

lupra

Date

February 16, 2013

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What

Cattle Beast/Cow Bos taurus

Observer

shona_t

Date

April 27, 2014

Description

Here's looking at you.
Cautious, insistent curiosity attracts admiration.
1) I wonder
2) Might be
3) Don't think so
4) But look
5) Yep, she's an old cow
6) And so say all of us

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Cattle Beast/Cow Bos taurus

Observer

epitree

Date

April 27, 2014

Description

Skull in bush. Lower jaw bones not found Pic 1 as found

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Description from Wikipedia

Cattle (colloquially cows) are the most common type of large domesticated ungulates. They are a prominent modern member of the subfamily Bovinae, are the most widespread species of the genus Bos, and are most commonly classified collectively as Bos primigenius. Cattle are raised as livestock for meat (beef and veal), as dairy animals for milk and other dairy products, and as draft animals (oxen or bullocks) (pulling carts, plows and the like). Other products include leather...

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