Even if Bactrian camels
are susceptible to MERSCoV infection, geographic separation may be an alternative explanation for the absence of MERS-CoV among camels in Mongolia.
The Arjin Sha Lop Nur Nature reserve in the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous region, along the edge of which the pipeline route passes, has been established specifically to protect the Bactrian camel
and its fragile habitat The protection here of the Bactrian camel
means it acts as an "umbrella species" protecting many other endangered species: the wild sheep, the Tibetan ass and goitered gazelle which are found in the northern and southern fringes of the Nature Reserve.
No one can forecast what will happen to the wild Bactrian camel
in the Mongolian and Chinese protected areas 30 years from now.
The pertinent regression equations show that in this sample the distal depth of tibia in Bactrian camel
would have been, consistently 4 mm greater than in dromedaries (p [is less than or equal to] 0.
Additionally, each book educates the reader on endangered animals, from wild horses to seahorses, to the wild Bactrian camel
Washington, May 29 ( ANI ): Researchers at the Vetmeduni Vienna have sequenced the genome of a Bactrian camel
, making a significant contribution to population genetic research on camels.
Keepers only got an inkling about the pending birth six weeks ago after the Bactrian camel
, called Wendy, shed her long, furry coat.
Keepers at Marwell Zoo near Winchester, Hampshire, have been searching for a friend to live alongside bactrian camel
Sadly the wild Bactrian camel
(two humps) of these parts is today a more endangered species than the giant panda.
They will be joining male Bactrian camel
, Khan, in the programme.
muris from a Bactrian camel
, a rock hyrax, and mice (GenBank accession nos.
A female Bactrian camel
stands out from her wild Mongolian herd.