A cross between a camel
and a llama
. In 1998
, scientists in the United Arab Emirates
successfully cross-bred a male camel and female llama to create the first cama
, which they named "Rama the Cama
Experimentation continues to create more camas and to breed male llamas with female camels.The scientist are hoping to create a new animal that combines the most desirable traits of both camels and llamas.