What is a camelid?
Camelids are members of the biological family Camelidae , the only living family in the suborder Tylopoda. Camels, dromedaries, llamas, alpacas, vicuñas, and guanacos are i
n this group.
Are alpacas a camelid?
Yes, alpacas are in the camelid family. Alpacas share this family with camels and llamas also. Alpacas have a split lip, two toes, and no upper teeth, which perhaps qualifies
them to be in the camelid classification.