Lama glama
1. Lateral view
2. Details
3. Web links
A South American relative of the camel. Body size and shape is highly variable.

Dental Formula : / (Canine-like incisors may be present in males (and occasionally even females) as well as canines.)

1. Llama skull, lateral view.

Details of Specimens Illustrated

Image 1
Llama Lama glama
Source - Courtesy of Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Carlisle
Condylobasal length304mm Jaw length 251mm

Latin Name : Lama - The Peruvian name, glama - probably an 18th century corruption of the Peruvian name.

Web Links
Michigan seems to be the Grande Depot for Llamas in the US. Try Michigan Llama Association for an intro to this community of enthusiasts.
Llamapaedia is run by veterinarians from - guess where ?

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