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Equus Quagga Antiquorum
A muscular horse with relatively short neck and sturdy legs. The stripes are subject to much regional and individual variation. Patterns are better illustrated than described.
Grasslands, steppes, savannahs and woodlands. These zebras are totally dependent on frequent drinking. They prefer firm ground underfoot so may move off sumplands in the wet season or during flooding.
Mabalingwe Nature Reserve in Limpopo, South Africa.