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Lama glama Linnaeus 1758 (camel)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Camelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 145832

Alternative combinations: Auchenia lama, Camelus glama

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 Lama according to H. F. Stanley et al. 1994

Sister taxa: Lama (Lama), Lama castelnaudi, Lama gracilis, Lama guanicoe, Lama intermedia, Lama mesolithica, Lama pacos, Auchenia cordubensis, Auchenia mesolithica, Auchenia ensenadensis, Auchenia californica, Auchenia injanensis

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Average measurements (in mm): scapula 230.0 x 170.0