Bactrian camel

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Related to Camelus bactrianus: Camelus ferus, Bos mutus

Bactrian camel

a two-humped camel, Camelus bactrianus, used as a beast of burden in the cold deserts of central Asia

Bactrian camel

[′bak·trē·ən ′kam·əl]
(vertebrate zoology)
Camelus bactrianus. The two-humped camel.
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Morphological study on the cerebrum of Bactrian camel (Camelus bactrianus) with particular reference to sulci.
A novel path of communication from kidney to the adrenal gland in bactrian camels (Camelus bactrianus).
The wild Bactrian camel, Camelus bactrianus ferus, in China: the need for urgent action.
Surveillance among camels was also initiated in response to anecdotal reports of signs of respiratory illness in Bactrian camels (Camelus bactrianuS).
Monophyletic origin of domestic bactrian camel (Camelus bactrianus) and its evolutionary relationship with the extant wild camel (Camelus bactrianus ferus).
Chronic cryptosporidiosis in a bactrian camel (Camelus bactrianus).
The Bactrian camels (Camelus bactrianus) are special precious and valuable domestic animals that mainly live in the arid and semiarid areas of the northwest China and Mongolia.
(1988) for the bactrian camel (Camelus bactrianus).