A camel or a dromedary are interesting animals that are of utter importance especially in desserts, where food resources are restricted not only for animals but also for humans. Whereas, the camel comes originally from Asia and has two humps, the dromedary has its origins in North Africa and has only one characteristic hump. Both have in common that they can store a large amount of water within the humps so that they can survive a long time without water. For nomads the precious milk of camels and dromedary is not only a tasty and nutritious food but als a very good product for trading.
Take a look at the images and make sure to see the differences between camels and dromedaries, do you remember what is the big difference?