"The presence of a thick layer of mud on top of the sand in which the children and camelids
were buried, as well as the presence of human and animal footprints made while the mud was still wet, suggest that the sacrificial event occurred shortly after heavy rainfall and flooding, in an arid region that receives negligible rainfall under normal conditions.
domestication in the western slope of the Puna de Atacama, northern Chile.
Medicine and Surgery of South American Camelids
: Llama, Alpaca, Vicuna, Guanaco.
"We will have 40 hectares to house new amphibians, camelid
and nocturnal animals in an environment that replicates their natural habitat," said Sha'aban.
Infectious Disorders is co-authored by Prof Ulli Wernery, scientific director of the Central Veterinary Research Laboratory (CVRL) in Dubai, Dr Joerg Kinne, veterinary pathologist, and Prof Rolf K.
The proper collection and storage methods to minimize the effects on vitamin E and cholesterol concentrations have not been verified for camelid
He clattered off the livestock trailer and into a small corral near the barn, next to the pasture that housed Camilla, the prima donna of our camelid
Anomalous coloration occurs at low frequencies in mammals (Acevedo and Aguayo, 2008; Marin-Vazquez et al., 2010), and no report of this condition is known for the guanaco Lama guanicoe or in the other South American wild camelid
, the vicugna Vicugna vicugna (Nowak and Paradiso, 1983; Redford and Eisenberg, 1992).
Isotopic data from archaeological camelid
bones were taken from Mengoni Gonalons [64, 65]and included four samples for Tolombon and five samples for Esquina de Huajra.
MUSCAT: Opening ceremony of the third edition of the International Conference of the Society of Camelid
Research and Development (ISOCARD 2012) was held recently at Sultan Qaboos University under the patronage of Dr Fuad Jaafar Mohammed Al Sajwani, minister of agriculture and fisheries.
Muscat, Feb 1 (ONA) The participant delegations at the 3rd conference of the International Society of Camelid
Research and Development (ISOCARD) organized by the Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) during January 29th to February 1st, today visited the Royal Camel Corps at the Royal Court Affairs.
Factfile * Alpacas are a domesticated species of South American camelid
, related to the llama.
Peruvians raise alpacas, a species of South American camelid
, primarily for their warm wool and sometimes to eat.
Daniela Bedenice, an assistant professor of Clinical Sciences at the school and the camelid
expert in charge of the giraffe's care.
The Alpaca (Vicugna pacos) is a domesticated species of South American camelid
. It resembles a small llama in superficial appearance.