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I. Identification

Dromedary Camel (Arabian Camel)

. . . . . Camelus dromedarius

SIZE: Height 7 ft., Weight= 9001,400lbs.

RANGE: Sahara Desert, Middle East to N. India.

HABITAT: Desert.

DIET: Herbivore: thorny plants, dry grasses, saltbush.

LIFE SPAN: 45 yrs.

STATUS: Domesticated; not found in wild except feral herdswhich escaped from captivity.


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