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anoa

(ənō`ə): see buffalobuffalo,
name commonly applied to the American bison but correctly restricted to certain related African and Asian mammals of the cattle family. The water buffalo, or Indian buffalo, Bubalus bubalis, is found in S Asia.
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Along the banks we caught sight of both the (supposedly) almost extinct species of dwarf buffalo, and the highland and lowland anoa (small cattle).
The first phase focuses on four highly-threatened but largely unknown species: | Visayan warty pigs, each |named after famous punks in homage to their distinctive hairstyles Cassowaries, which have a |fearsome reputation of being one of the most dangerous birds in the world Lowland Anoa, the world's |smallest species of wild cattle Banteng, wild cattle whose |numbers have declined by as much as 95% since the 1960s The attraction was originally slated to open at Easter, but was then pushed back to June before a further announcement that only phase one would be unveiled on July 13.
Assistant curator of mammals, Dr Nick Davis, said: "The lowland anoa faces an uncertain future.