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dromedary

see camelusdromedarius.
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The Arabian camel today enters a highly exclusive club of selected few mammals which have had their full genome sequenced and analyzed," the two institutions said in a joint statement.
We already knew that there were useful characteristics in the Arabian camel, such as its heat resistance, nutritional benefits and medical properties.
We are proud to announce today that we have fully mapped the genome of the Arabian camel.
The Arabian camel genome research project has generated an enormous database of genetic information that will be used to improve camel as well as human health, the statement said.
The best-known breeds of Arabian camels found in the UAE are the aeMisk', aeDhabian' and aeShtoota' breeds.
The festival hosted in the State of Kuwait's official breeding grounds (Bait-ul-Arab) includes two championships namely: open-bred Arabian camels organized on the first two days and the championship for the Egyptian breed of camels on Friday and Saturday.
He said there are different types of Arabian camels.
The finest pure-bred Arabian camels thundered down the race track kicking up sand and leaving their handlers run for cover as the mesh gate lifted at the starting point.
Thoroughbred and crossbred Arabian camels are participating in the popular competition, which concludes today.
Around 23 students have already been taken to Sammaliya, where they enjoyed the experience of visiting the stables of Arabian camels and horses, as well as getting a chance to ride them.
We are now building a camel track, which costs more than OMR100,000, for rehabilitating and training Arabian camels for the biggest races," said Saif Al Derie added.
Sheikh Said bin Saud bin Mohammed Al Ghufaili, chairman of Oman Camel Racing Federation, expressed his gratitude and that of the federation to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said for His Majesty's continued support for camel races and the Omani and Arabian camels.