Taxon profile


Asian Buffalos
Bubalus Smith, 1827

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Bovidae - cattle, antelopes, sheep and goats »  subtribus Bubalina

Other names

= Water Buffalos

Type taxon:Bos bubalis Linnaeus, 1758
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Included taxa

Number of records: 15

species Bubalus arnee (Kerr, 1792) - Water Buffalo

Bubalus arnee - Water Buffalo

species Bubalus brevicornis Young, 1936
species Bubalus cebuensis Croft, Heaney, Flynn & Bautista, 2006 - Cebu Dwarf Buffalo
species Bubalus depressicornis (Hamilton Smith, 1827) - Lowland Anoa

Bubalus depressicornis - Lowland Anoa

species Bubalus grovesi Rozzi, 2017
species Bubalus mephistopheles (Hopwood, 1925) - Short-horned Water Buffalo
species Bubalus mindorensis Heude, 1888 - Tamarau
species Bubalus murrensis (Berckhemer, 1927) - European Water Buffalo
species Bubalus palaeindicus (Falconer, 1859)
species Bubalus palaeokerabau Dubois, 1908
species Bubalus platyceros Lydekker, 1877
species Bubalus quarlesi (Ouwens, 1910) - Mountain Anoa

Bubalus quarlesi - Mountain Anoa

species Bubalus teilhardi Young, 1932
species Bubalus wansijocki Boule & Teilhard, 1928
species Bubalus youngi Chow & Hsu, 1957

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [a0ece9cb-3372-4c12-9367-3332c5e48361]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Bubalus Smith, 1827]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015

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