Animal Biography

The aurochs (Bos primigenius), also urus, ure, is an extinct type of large wild cattle that inhabited Europe, Asia and North Africa. It is the ancestor of domestic cattle. The species survived in Europe until the last recorded aurochs died in the Jaktorów Forest, Poland in 1627.

In Zoo Tycoon

Aurochs is an adoptable animal from Zoo Tycoon 2: Extinct Animals. The Aurochs main biome is temperate forest. You will need a one star zoo to earn the Aurochs in a challenge or campaign game. They take six months to mature.