Equus quagga Boddaert 1785 (plains zebra)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae

Belongs to Equus according to E. D. Lorenzen et al. 2008

See also Klein 1979

Sister taxa: Equus (Amerhippus), Equus (Dolichohippus), Equus (Hemionus), Equus (Hesperohippus), Equus (Hippotigris), Equus (Sussemionus), Equus africanus, Equus alaskae, Equus asinus, Equus australis, Equus caballus, Equus calobatus, Equus capensis, Equus coliemensis, Equus complicatus, Equus conversidens, Equus curvidens, Equus excelsus, Equus fraternus, Equus fromanius, Equus giganteus, Equus hatcheri, Equus holmesi, Equus idahoensis, Equus intermedius, Equus jubatus, Equus laurentius, Equus leidyi, Equus mexicanus, Equus nalaikhaensis, Equus nearcticus, Equus nevadanus, Equus niobrarensis, Equus nobisi, Equus pacificus, Equus parastylidens, Equus pectinatus, Equus przewalskii, Equus pseudaltidens, Equus santaeelenae, Equus scotti, Equus semiplicatus, Equus stenonis, Equus tabeti, Equus taeniopus, Equus yunnanensis, Equus zebra, Equus (Asinus) kiang, Asinus africanus, Onager onager, Plesippus francescana, Equus (Plesippus) crenidens

Subtaxa: Equus quagga boehmi Equus quagga borensis Equus quagga burchelli Equus quagga chapmani Equus quagga crawshayi Equus quagga quagga

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Congo-Kinshasa (3 collections), Djibouti (1), Eritrea (1), Kenya (19), Libya (4), Namibia (1), South Africa (33), Swaziland (1), Tanzania (14), Zambia (4)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of South Africa (2)

Total: 83 collections including 93 occurrences

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