The maneless zebra was first described in 1954 by Tony Henley, then a Ranger in the Game Department of the Uganda Protectorate based in Moroto and in charge of Karamoja District. Maneless zebras at Kidepo Valley NP - Uganda.
Zebra, Zebras are several species of African equids (horse family) united by their distinctive black and white stripes. Their stripes come in different patterns, unique to each individual. There are three species of zebras: the plains zebra, the Grévy's zebra and the mountain zebra. various anthropogenic factors have had a severe impact on zebra populations, in particular hunting for skins and habitat destruction. Grévy's zebra and the mountain zebra are endangered.
Plains Zebra (equus Quagga) With Foal In Grasslands, Mountain Zebra National Park, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa Canvas Print / Canvas Art by George Brits
Plains Zebra (equus Quagga) With Foal In Grasslands, Mountain Zebra National Park, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa Photograph
In a groundbreaking study, a WWF-led team discovered Africa’s longest land mammal migration. The migration of Plains (or Burchell's) Zebra stretches from Namibia to Botswana—a distance of more than 300 miles roundtrip.
Zebras | Ziddle and Zaddle are our male and female Plains zebra, respectively, but you can call them Zid and Zad for short. Both came to us from a zoo in Richmond, Virginia when they were 7 months and 5 months old. Zid has become quite the Casanova, prancing around his yard, showing off his grace, and occasional clumsiness to anyone lucky enough to observe his beauty.