Alpaca Family Tree

Class: Mammalia

Order: Artiodactyla

 

 

 

 

Suborder: Tylopoda

 

 

 

Family: Camelidae

 

 

 

 

Genus: Camelus, old world camelids

 

 

 

 

Species:
C: dromedarius, dromedary camel
C: bactrianus, Bactrian camel

 

 

 

Genus: Lama, South American camelids

 

 

 

 

Species:
L: glama, llama
L: pacos, alpaca
L: guanicoe, guanaco

 

 

 

Genus: Vicugna, South American camelid

 

 

 

 

Species:
V: vicugna or L: vicugna, vicuna

 

Suborder: Ruminantia, deer, cattle, antelope, sheep, goat, gazelle

 


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Silverstream Alpaca Stud Farm
68 Moodys Road
RD 2
Kaiapoi 7692
North Canterbury
New Zealand
0064 3 327 3020

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