Critically endangered, possibly extinct in the wild (IUCN 3.1) ... The Bactrian
camel has two humps on its back, in contrast to the single-humped dromedary ...
Dec 3, 2002 ... The wild Bactrian camel, a two-humped ancestor of domesticated camels, is now
critically endangered in its native habitat in the harsh deserts ...
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The remaining Wild Bactrian Camels are on the brink of extinction because ...
Help Us The wild camel is the eighth most endangered large mammal on the
planet. It is critically endangered. There are approximately 600 in the Gobi.
This camel is probably the ancestor of all domestic two-humped camels. It is
superbly adapted to ..... The Wild Bactrian Camel, a Critically Endangered
However, few know about the wild Bactrian camel - an animal more endangered
than the famous giant panda in China. Surveys show the population of the ...
By John Hare, founder of the Wild Camel Protection Foundation. A waterless
former nuclear test area seems an unlikely haven for a critically endangered ...
Therefore, IUCN considers the wild species of Bactrian Camel under Camelus
ferus, ... Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered A3de+4ade ver 3.1.
Bactrian camels are adapted to the Central Asian deserts, able to survive
extremes of heat, cold, and dryness that would kill most other animals. One of
Dromedary (one-humped camels) are domesticated, and thus in no more danger
of dying out than cats or dogs.