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A to Z challenge: V is for Vicuna April 29, 2016

Filed under: A to Z challenge,animals,mammals,Uncategorized — Cynthia @ 2:48 am

The Vicuna is one of two wild South American camelids that lives in the Andes. The rarest finest fiber comes from this animal. It was reduced almost to extinction at the end of the Inca empire in 1572 and again in 1970’s. It now has made a come back and is protected for it’s fiber.

Vicuna

Vicuna

 

 

https://www.loropiana.com/en/our-world-Loro-Piana/product-origin/vicuna
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vicuna
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