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Cattle (Bos primigenius)

Cattle (colloquially cows) are the most common type of large domesticated ungulates. A prominent modern member of the subfamily Bovinae. 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).

Order: Artiodactyla
Family: Bovidae
Subfamily: Bovinae
Genus: Bos
Species: B. primigenius


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