jim asked in Science & MathematicsZoology · 1 month ago

camels,,with one hump ,,and camel  with two humps?

is a camel with one hump and a camel with two humps called different names ?????

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  • 1 month ago
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    Camels belong to one of two species: Dromedary or Bactrian. Dromedary or Arabian camels have one hump. Bactrian camels have two humps. Bactrian camels are found in Asia and originated in China. Currently, they are considered an endangered species. Dromedary camels are not. 

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  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    Yes, they are two different species, with two different common names and two different scientific names.

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  • 1 month ago

    you still call it a camel . 

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  • keerok
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    1 month ago

    One hump, Dromedary camel. Two humps, Bactrian camel.

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  • 1 month ago

    Yes.

    Dromedaries have one hump; bactrians have two.

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