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dromedary

see camelusdromedarius.
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The Arabian camel (Camelus dromedaries) is one of those rare animals that can survive long periods without water under severe desert environments such as high daytime temperatures and severe cold night temperatures.
The Arabian camel Camelus dromedarius heat shock protein 90[alpha]:cDNA cloning, characterization and expression.
The Arabian camel also has long eyelashes to keeps and out of its eyes.
With this, the Arabian camel has entered a highly exclusive club of selected few mammals which have had their full genome sequenced and analysed, said a statement.
2013) studied the mitochondrial genes in Arabian camel and reported that Cyt-b in mitochondrial membrane attained the largely substitutions of amino acids.
Some researchers recently pointed to the Arabian camel as a possible host of the Mers virus plaguing the Middle East.
Summary: ABU DHABI - Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum attended today the annual final purebred Arabian camel festival at Al Wathba racetrack.
Summary: JEDDAH/RIYADH: Over 20 scientists from Saudi Arabia and China said on Wednesday that they had completed mapping the genome of the Arabian camel which could lead to potential medical discoveries.
With HH the Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani leading from the front -- he rode a purebred Arabian camel at Um Ethnaytein yesterday morning to promote the traditional Arab sport of camel racing -- people of all ages participated in a wide range of events to make the National Sport Day a roaring success.
Bactrian camels have two humps and the Arabian camel, which is also called a dromedary, can easily be distinguished because it has one hump.
HH the Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani led the celebrations held yesterday to mark Qatar National Sport Day by riding a purebred Arabian camel at Um Ethnaytein.
Also planned will be an Arabian camel and falcons show reflecting the traditional world of desert life and hunting in Qatar.