ANIMAL FILE


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Species:zebra (Equus grevyi)
Scientific classification: Mammals (herbivore)
Physical characteristics:Lenght 250-275 cm. Shoulder height 145-160 cm Weigh 350-450 kg. Dis color's is black and white
Population and distribution:
Habitat: Inhabits dry, semi-desert grasslands of Africa
Behaviour:
Feeding: I feeds on grass
Breeding / Reproduction:Mares become sexually mature at three to four years and give brith to a single foal aftyer a gestation period of 13 months every couple of years.
Social structure: live in family
Predation and danger: prey for lions and hyennas
Relationship with humans:
Interesting facts:Grevy’s zebra is the largest of the equids (a group that includes horses, asses and zebras)