The Wisent is the European bison, species Bison bonasus. The wisent is Europe's heaviest land animal. A typical individual is about 2.9 m long and 1.8–1.9 m tall, and weighs 300 to 920 kg. It is taller and less massive...
Bison (plural: bison) are large, even-toed ungulates in the genus Bison within the
subfamily Bovinae. Two extant and four extinct species are recognized. Of the ...
Learn about the size, diet, population, range, behavior and other fascinating facts
May 9, 2016 ... Explore 15 fun facts about the American bison, the new national mammal of the
Feb 29, 2012 ... The bison, shaggy behemoth of the Great Plains, despite weighing as much as a
ton, can race up to 40 mph, jump up to 6 feet vertically and ...
May 9, 2016 ... Discover fun facts about bison, America's national mammal.
Though sometimes called a buffalo, the American bison is not related to the water
buffalo or the African buffalo, which are the only true buffaloes.
Get the skinny on North America's heaviest land animals. Find out how these
gargantuan grazers came within a chin whisker of extinction.
Bison, sometimes called buffalo, are the iconic image of the Great Plains and the
Old West. They are massive, shaggy beasts and the heaviest land animals in ...
American Bison Facts. The Smithsonian's National Zoo is a leader in animal care,
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