Gallery description : pictures of the scottish highlands

Highland Cattle (bos taurus) is an animal of the mammal type. It lives in mountainous and wet grasslands. The animal weights about 400-1,000kg (882-2,204lbs) and average life span is 15-22 years. Human, wolf, coyote are the dangerous creatures for highland cattles. Look up the table below to learn more information.

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Facts about highland cattles
NameHighland Cattle
PhylumChordata
Conservation StatusLeast concern
HabitatMountainous and wet grasslands
DietHerbivore
Life Span15-22 years
Skin TypeHair
PredatorsHuman, wolf, coyote
KingdomAnimalia
Scientific NameBos taurus
Size0.9-1.1m (3-3.5ft)
Main PreyGrass, leaves, flowers
FamilyBovidae
Weight400-1,000kg (882-2,204lbs)
TypeMammal
GenusBos
ColourTan, brown, orange
OrderArtiodactyla
Average Litter Size1
ClassMammalia
LifestyleHerd
Top Speed40km/h (25mph)
Image Details
Description Pictures of the scottish highlands. Scottish Highlands, Scotland
Width 1140 pixels
Heigh 718 pixels
File type JPG
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