Camelus bactrianus

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two-humped camel of the cold deserts of central Asia

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The Bactrian camels (Camelus bactrianus) live in the arid and semiarid areas of the northwest China and Mongolia, where feeding resources are generally scattered and poor.
Levieux, "Lactoferrin and immunoglobulin contents in camel's milk (Camelus bactrianus, Campus dromedarius, and Hybrids) from Kazakhstan," Journal of Dairy Science, vol.
Samples of hair were obtained from five animal species from Giza Zoo, Giza, Egypt; a carnivore, American black bear (Ursus americanus), a primate, blue nile monkey (Cercopithecus mitis), and three artiodactyls, barbary sheep (Ammotracus lervia), bactrian camel (Camelus bactrianus) and llama (Lama glama) from four animal per species (two males and two females, respectively).
A more extreme escape behaviour is for the animal to run beyond its home range; e.g., wild camels Camelus bactrianus in Mongolia (Przewalsky 1878), European bison Bison bonasus in Caucasus at the beginning of the 20th century (Filatov 1912), and American bison Bison bison in North America at the end of the 19th century (Roc 1951).
Status and distribution of wild Bactrian camels, Camelus bactrianus ferus.
Only 1,500 to 3,000 of the enigmatic Camelus bactrianus roam Mongolia and China.
Both the single-humped common camel, or dromedary (Camelus dromedarius), typical of the hot deserts of northern Africa and western Asia, and the two-humped Bactrian camel (Camelus bactrianus), which lives in the cold Asiatic deserts, were domesticated in antiquity and played an important role in the colonization of desert environments.
Dromedaries are not ruminants (suborder Ruminantia) but rather are Tylopoda, a suborder of Artiodactyla, which also includes the 2-humped camel (Camelus bactrianus), wild Bactrian camel (C.
Bactrian camel (Camelus bactrianus), as a large mammal belonging to Camelus, Camelidae, Tylopoda and Pacentalia (Corbet & Hill, 1991), is located in the desert, semi-desert regions in the north and northwest China.
spirochaeta, encontradas en heces de conejo (Sylvilagus spp.), vaca (Sos taurus), zorro (Vulpes vulpes), pavo (Meleagris gallopavo), burro (Aquus spp.), loro (Psittacus erithacus), caballo (Equus caballus), bufalo (Bison bison), camello(Camelus bactrianus), rinoceronte (Rhinocerus simus), tigre (Panthera tigris), cabra (Capra hircus), venado (Census elaphus), gato (Felis catus), rata (Ratus norvegicus), paujil (Crax rubra), chivo y becerro.
Like the dromedary, the Bactrian camel (Camelus bactrianus or 2-humped camels) is an Old World camelid species.
The gross anatomy of the cranial cervical ganglion and its branches in the Bactrian camel (Camelus bactrianus).