Frae Wikipedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
A ane-humped caumel
Dromedary caumel, Camelus dromedarius
2011 Trampeltier 1528.JPG
Bactrian caumel, Camelus bactrianus
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Order: Artiodactyla
Faimily: Camelidae
Tribe: Camelini
Genus: Camelus
Linnaeus, 1758

Camelus bactrianus
Camelus dromedarius
Camelus gigas (fossil)[1]
Camelus hesternus (fossil)[2]
Camelus sivalensis (fossil)[3]
Camelus moreli (fossil)

Dromedary Range.png
Global range o the dromedary

A caumel is an even-taed ungulate within the genus Camelus, bearin distinctive fatty deposits kent as "humps" on its back.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Camelus gigas". ZipcodeZoo. BayScience Foundation, Inc. Retrieved 7 December 2012. 
  2. Worboys, Graeme L.; Francis, Wendy L.; Lockwood, Michael (30 March 2010). Connectivity Conservation Management: A Global Guide. Earthscan. p. 142. ISBN 9781844076048. 
  3. Falconer, Hugh (1868). Palæontological Memoirs and Notes of the Late Hugh Falconer: Fauna antiqua sivalensis. R. Hardwicke. p. 231.