Flashcards in Camelid Information Deck (74):
What camel originates from Africa and South Asia?
What camel originates from Central Asia?
Where do Guanacos, Llamas, Vicunas, and Alpacas originate from?
What is the wild predecosor of a llama?
What is the wild predecosor of an alpaca?
What camelid group is used for iridng, carrying goods, agriculture, meat, fiber, and dung (fuel)?
What camelid group is used primarily as a pac animal, meat, fibe, and dun (fuel)?
The lamoid group includes what?
What is a condition where a male llama who has been improperly imprinted on humans becomes physically aggressive towards people upon reaching pubery?
"Beserk Male" Syndrome
What is the name for a neonate camelid?
What is the term (s) for paturition in a camelid?
What ia the term for a female camleid?
What is the the term for a proven male camelid used for breeding?
What is the term for the sounds that llamas make when they are tired, stressed, hot, uncomfortable, curious or concerned?
What is a cross between alpaca and llama?
What is the term for the act of a camelid laying down sternally or the actual position of sternal recumbency?
What is the term for a mature female read to breed for the first time, usually between 12-24 months old?
Wha tis the term for a female camelid that is not pregnant?
What is the term for the characteristis rapid grunting of a male camelid made by breeding males during copulation?
What is the term for when a camelid male displays characteristic behavioral nad physical signs that the breeding season has begun?
What is the term for a father camelid?
What is another name for the dromedary camel?
How many humps does the dromedary camel have?
What is the haircoat length of a dromedary camel?
short ot medium
How many humps does the bactrian camel have?
What camel has a long, dense, shaggy coat?
What breed of camel is present in large undomesticated groups in Mongolia, China, Kazakhstan, and India?
Where did the llama originate?
Is the alpaca or llama the largest?
What are llamas directly descended from?
What species of llamoid is native to the arid, mountaneous regions of south maerica?
What is one of the largest wild mmamal species found in South America, though smaller than theri domesticated descendants?
What species of llamoid has a dark brown topline seen with shades of cream or white along the ventral surfaces, with grey shading on the face?
What species of llamoid originated in the western mountains of south america??
What species of llamoid is smaller than llamas and guanacos?
What species of llamoid is descended directly from the Vicuna?
What species of llamoid is bred exclusively for fiber and meat?
What species of llamoid is native to the central plains of the Andes in the South America?
What species of llamoid the smallesst?
What species of llamoid is present at about 350k and is still trheatened?
How often are wild vicunas rounded up and shorn for their wool?
every 3 years
What species of llamoid has the finest animal fiber known to man?
How much does vicuna fiber sell for?
400-600 dollars a kilogram
Do camelids ruminate?
Are camelids classified as ruminants?
How much can the termperature of a camelid flucturate without harm?
What shape is the red blood cell in a camel?
For which species is the following dental formuls: 2(1/3, C1/1, P 3/1-2, M3/3)?
How many teeth do camels have?
The foolowing dental formuyla applies to which collection of species?
2(I1/3, C1/1 P2/1 M3/3)
How many teeth do lamoids have?
Do all camelids posses canines?
When canines in male camelids become extremely sharp thery are called what?
Do camelids posses a full complement of upper incisors?
Do camelids have a dental pad?
Do camelids have a gall bladder/
What two metacarpals/metatarsals are dused in the camelids?
third and fourth
Do camels have vestigial digits?
Do camelids have hooves?
Do camelids have tonails?
What kind of ovulator is the cameliud?
What is the gestation of a lamoid?
What is the gestation of a camel?
How long is estrus in a camelid?
What position do camelids deliver in?
How are most camelids bred?
In what position do camelids mate?
What is the most common cause of mortality in camelid neonates?
failure of passive transfer of antiboides
Camelids have nutritional needs similar to what?
sheep and goats
When do camelids do best?
grazing on pasture
Are camelids capable of breaking through ice?
Wha tis the normal temp range for a camelid?
What is teh pulse rate for a camelid?