Gallery description : picture of cows

Cow is a mammal that inhabits forest and grassland. It has a leather skin type. The diet is herbivore. The average weight is 400kg - 800kg (881lbs - 1,760lbs). These mammals usually live 12 - 20 years. Cow (bos taurus) has a size 1.5m - 1.8m (5ft - 6ft). The maximum speed it is able to reach is 40km/h (25mph).

Facts about cows
NameCow
Distinctive FeaturesThick leathery skin and complex digestive system
OrderArtiodactyla
Scientific NameBos taurus
Size (L)1.5m - 1.8m (5ft - 6ft)
KingdomAnimalia
GenusBos
Top Speed40km/h (25mph)
Weight400kg - 800kg (881lbs - 1,760lbs)
LifestyleHerd
Conservation StatusThreatened
PhylumChordata
Average Litter Size1
TypeMammal
DietHerbivore
FamilyBovidae
Main PreyGrass, seeds, flowers
Skin TypeLeather
ColourBrown, black, white
PredatorsHuman, bears, wolves
HabitatForest and grassland
Life Span12 - 20 years
ClassMammalia
Image Details
Description Picture of cows. Milk Cows, Worldview and the Transformation of Cultures | Paul Madson
Width 2572 pixels
Heigh 1620 pixels
File type JPG
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