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Any of various mammals of the family Camelidae, having padded two-toed feet and a cleft upper lip, and including the alpaca, camels, guanaco, llama, and vicuña.

[From New Latin Camēlidae, family name, from Latin camēlus, camel; see camel.]

cam′e·lid adj.


1. (Animals) of or relating to camels
2. (Animals) belonging to the camel family, Camelidae
(Animals) any animal of the camel family
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Fibre also comes from goats, dogs, rabbits and the camelid family, with herds of alpaca and llama being found in Dumfries and Galloway.
Under the "Alpaca del Per" brand, the first multi-brand store dedicated to the sale of garments and accessories made with the fiber of this Andean camelid was inaugurated at the end of 2017 in Beijing (China).
Using this technology platform, Abzyme develops various types of antibodies including, but not limited to camelid and human single domain antibodies, human ScFv and full human IgG.
Based on these common and uncommon factors, two dozen scholars from a wide range of countries and working in different geographical areas of the planet where caravans have been known, spent three days in May 2017 exchanging information and experience about caravans at the oasis of Pica (Chile), an important node in the camelid (llama) caravan system that traversed the Atacama Desert for several millennia until very recent times.
Khipu are textile artifacts composed of cords of cotton or occasionally camelid fiber," the database says.
New mum Linda, a Camelid, gave birth to a black and white cria on Cannon Hall Farm at Cawthorne, near Denby Dale.
Like the dromedary, the Bactrian camel (Camelus bactrianus or 2-humped camels) is an Old World camelid species.
Lahore Zoo houses about 1200 animals of 120 species, including a number of carnivores, primates, deer, antelope, camelid, ratites, reptiles and birds.
We will have 40 hectares to house new amphibians, camelid and nocturnal animals in an environment that replicates their natural habitat," said Sha'aban.
Camelid owners have been controlling meningeal worm by regularly deworming their alpacas and llamas.
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 community.
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).