Bubalus arnee hosei Lydekker, 1898

Borneo water buffalo



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Current population is probably composed of feral animals. Possibly an invalid subspecies.


Conservation Status


Last record: 1920



Borneo, Indonesia


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Lydekker, Richard. (1898). Wild oxen, sheep, and goats of all lands, living and extinct. London: pp. xiv+318, 27 pi., 61 fig.


Other references:

Hedges, S., Sagar Baral, H., Timmins, R.J. & Duckworth, J.W. 2008. Bubalus arnee. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.1. ( Downloaded on 26 June 2011.

Hooijer, D. A. (1963). Further "Hell" mammals from Niah. SMJ 11(n.s. 21-22): 196-200.

Mason, I. L. (1974). Species, types and breeds. In: W. R. Cockrill (ed.), The Husbandry and Health of the Domestic Buffalo, pp. 1-47. FAO, Rome, Italy.


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