domestic llama


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Noun1.domestic llama - used in the Andes as a beast of burden and source of wooldomestic llama - used in the Andes as a beast of burden and source of wool; considered a domesticated variety of the guanaco
llama - wild or domesticated South American cud-chewing animal related to camels but smaller and lacking a hump
genus Lama, Lama - llamas
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Domestic llamas are native to South America and descended from wild guanacos which were domesticated more than 6,000 years ago.
Since the mid-1970s, Franklin and his research team have been tracking, tagging, and putting radio collars on guanacos, a wild relative of domestic llamas, and on Patagonia pumas, one of the largest wild cats.

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