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SPECIES Bos javanicus

Author:d'Alton, 1823.
Citation:Die Skelete der Wiederkauer, abgebildt und verglichen: 7.
Common Name:Banteng
Type Locality:Indonesia, Java.
Distribution:Borneo, Burma, Cambodia, China (S Yunnan), Java, Laos, Malaysia (N peninsular Malaya), Thailand, and Vietnam; introduced to Australia, Bali Isl, Sangihe, and Enggano Isls; domesticated in SE Asia.
Status:U.S. ESA Endangered; IUCN Endangered.
Comments:For use of javanicus instead of banteng, see Hooijer (1956). Synonymy from C. P. Groves (in litt.). Formerly placed in Bibos.
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SUBSPECIES javanicus

SUBSPECIES lowi

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