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Bison bison (American bison) is a species of mammal in the family Bovidae. It is listed as near threatened by IUCN. It is found in the Nearctic. It is a herbivore.

  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/nearThreatened
  • Definition: A taxon is Near Threatened when it has been evaluated against the criteria but does not qualify for Critically Endangered, Endangered or Vulnerable now, but is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future.
  • Attribution: http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/categories-and-criteria
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  • URI: https://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q737742
  • Definition: one of the eight terrestrial ecozones constituting the Earth's land surface
  • Attribution: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Ecozone_Nearctic.svg
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