Giraffa camelopardalis

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Synonyms for Giraffa camelopardalis

tallest living quadruped

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On the origin, evolution and phylogeny of giraffes Giraffa camelopardalis.
In this article, we investigate the relationships between environmental variables and calf and adult sex ratios in the Masai giraffe Giraffa camelopardalis tippelskirchi in the Serengeti National Park, Tanzania.
2005: Social influences on vigilance behaviour in giraffes, Giraffa camelopardalis.
Furthermore Okapia johnstoni (Sclater 1901) (the okapi) the second and very rare living species of Giraffidae is a fruit-dominated browser instead of being regular browser whereas the Giraffa camelopardalis (Gmelin 1788) is designated as a leaf-dominated browser (Solounias and Semprebon 2002).
The living analogues for browsers are a giraffid; Giraffa camelopardalis Linnaeus (1758) and a cervid; Capreolus capreolus Linnaeus (1758).