A camel is an even-toed ungulate within the genus Camelus, bearing distinctive
fatty deposits ... Camels do not directly store water in their humps as was once
commonly believed. The humps are actua...
Oct 29, 2009 ... Until recently, many scientists believed that camels could store water in one of
their three stomachs.
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In a healthy, well-fed camel, the hump can weigh as much as 80 pounds (35
kilograms)! Human beings and most animals store their fat mixed in with muscle ...
Sep 12, 2015 ... Sandy the camel isn't one of the graceful looking animals on earth, but surely, his
.... Camels store water in the tissue of their hump, which is not a water tank but
more akin to a sponge, although not the same. 235 Views · View ...
Nov 7, 2010 ... Camels do not store water in their humps, as it is commonly believed. The humps
are actually reservoirs of fatty tissue.
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Aug 19, 2013 ... Where IS water stored in camels if not in the humps? Find out on this weeks
episode of BioBlast!
Camel humps don't hold water but store up to 80 pounds (36 kilograms) of ...
They retain their body moisture efficiently, but they do not function without water.
... Contrary to many an old tale, camels don't store all that water in their humps.
Jul 8, 2010 ... So where do the Camels store extra water? It turns out, mostly in their blood and
other places there are already fluids in their body. There really ...
A camel's hump does not hold water at all - it actually stores fat. The camel uses it
as nourishment when food is scarce. If a camel uses the fat inside the hump, ...