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Plains zebra
Equus quagga / Plains zebra

Zebras
Habitat
Savannahs and other grasslands
Continent
Afrika
Food
Grasses
Gestation/breeding period
12 month
Mode of life
partly huge herds of harems and groups of stallions
Class
Mammals
Order
Unpaarhufer

Did you know that?

~ 1,40 m
size

200 - 300 kg
weight

~ 30 years
age

How endangered are Plains zebras?

by IUCN (Red List of Threatened Species)

  • Not evaluated
  • Data deficient
  • Least concern
  • Zebras
    Near threatened
    Near threatened
  • Vulnerable
  • Endangered
  • Critically endangered
  • Extinct in the wild
  • Extinct

By the way

The plains zebra reacts to the stripe patterns of its conspecifics and can distinguish them by this.

Zebra Jungtier

Plains zebra at the zoo tour

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