Traditionally, this species was classified in the subgenus Dolichohippus with plains zebra and mountain zebra in Hippotigris. It is 2. The mane is tall and erect; juveniles have a mane that extends to the length of the back and shortens as they reach adulthood. The stripes are narrow and close-set, being broader on the neck, and they extend to the hooves.
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Living on the ground. Savannas are grasslands with scattered individual trees that do not form a closed canopy. Extensive savannas are found in parts of subtropical and tropical Africa and South America, and in Australia. See also Tropical savanna and grassland biome. Vegetation is made up mostly of grasses, the height and species diversity of which depend largely on the amount of moisture available.
Fire and grazing are important in the long-term maintenance of grasslands. Biomes of the World. American Wildlife Foundation. Friends of the National Zoo.
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