name = Bovini

image_width = 240px
image_caption = Water Buffalo
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Chordata
classis = Mammalia
ordo = Artiodactyla
familia = Bovidae
subfamilia = Bovinae
subfamilia_authority = Gray, 1821
subdivision_ranks = Tribes
subdivision =
The Bovini tribe is made up of large to very large grazers, including large animals of great economic significance to humans in Domestic Cattle, Domestic buffalo, and the Yak, as well as smaller Asian relatives, and large free-roaming bovids in the African Buffalo and the American Bison.


* Family Bovidae
** Sub-Family Bovinae
*** Tribe Bovini
**** Genus "Bubalus"
***** Water Buffalo, "Bubalus bubalis"
***** Lowland Anoa, "Bubalus depressicornis"
***** Mountain Anoa, "Bubalus quarlesi"
***** Tamaraw, "Bubalus mindorensis"
**** Genus "Bos"
***** Aurochs, "Bos primigenius" (extinct)
***** Banteng, "Bos javanicus"
***** Gaur, "Bos gaurus"
***** Gayal, "Bos frontalis" (domestic gaur)
***** Yak, "Bos mutus"
***** Domestic Cattle, "Bos taurus" (increasingly considered a subspecies of "Bos primigenius")
***** Kouprey, "Bos sauveli"
**** Genus "Pseudonovibos"
***** Kting Voar, "Pseudonovibos spiralis"
**** Genus "Pseudoryx"
***** Saola, "Pseudoryx nghetinhensis"
**** Genus "Syncerus"
***** African Buffalo, "Syncerus caffer"
**** Genus "Bison"
***** American Bison, "Bison bison"
***** Wisent, "Bison bonasus"
***** Steppe Wisent, "Bison priscus" (extinct)

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