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The bison and the buffalo are two different species. There is the American bison, which lives only in North America, and there are two main buffalo species, native to Africa and Asia. A small population of European bison...

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The difference between bison and buffalo has to do with the thick fur, short horns, massive head and distinct hump present in bison. Though they belong to the same family of mammals, the American bison is a distinct genu...

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Buffalo and bison are not the same animal, although people often mistakenly refer to the American bison as a buffalo. Buffalo and bison are both ungulates but are different species.

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