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Camelus bactrianus Linnaeus 1758 (camel)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Camelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 104241

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Camelus according to H. F. Stanley et al. 1994

Sister taxa: Camelus antiquus, Camelus dromedarius, Camelus grattardi, Camelus sivalensis, Camelus thomasi

Ecology: ground dwelling browser-grazer

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 448.7, humerus length 338.4, radius length 441.4, scapula 409.0 x 243.6, skull 454.0 x 230.6, tibia length 391.4, ulna length 499.6

Estimated body mass: 219.1 kg based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length