Taxon profile


Camelus Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Camelidae - camels »  subfamily Camelinae

Included taxa

Number of records: 8

species Camelus bactrianus Linnaeus, 1758 - Bactrian Camel

Camelus bactrianus

species Camelus dromedarius Linnaeus, 1758 - Dromedary Camel

Camelus dromedarius

species Camelus ferus (Przewalski, 1883) - Wild Bactrian Camel

Camelus ferus

Fossil taxa

species Camelus grattardi Geraads, 2014
Tertiary: Piacenzian
species Camelus knoblochi Poljakov, 1880
Tertiary: Middle Pliocene – Piacenzian
species Camelus sivalensis Falconer & Cautley, 1836
species Camelus thomasi Pomel, 1893 - Thomas' Camel
Quaternary: Pleistocene


Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1275636]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Camelus Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019
EN Australian Faunal Directory [c69d55b2-c74a-4f46-afb8-ac17abfad4e8]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Camelus Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015

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