Zebras are several species of African equids (horse family) united by their ....
Embryological evidence, however, shows that the animal's background color is
black and the white stripes and bell...
Grevy's zebras have narrower stripes and black stripes running down their spines
. ... That means black is the actual color of the fur, and the white patches are
simply the ... They also sport wide stripes against a cream-colored background.
During the colonial era all zebras were white with black stripes. They are now all
black with ... Embryological evidence, however, shows that the animal's
background color is black and the white stripes and bellies are additions. Written
Dec 29 ...
Apr 4, 2011 ... I learned once upon a time that zebras are white with black stripes, ... “mammals
do not have their colors painted on a white background.”.
Jan 15, 2015 ... Lions, one of the main predators of zebra, can't figure out the size, speed and
trajectory of their black-and-white quarry. At dusk, stripes help ...
Zebras are peculiar animals. They possess unusual patterns on their bodies, but
we don't really know if it is black on white or vice-versa. FInd out..
Jan 14, 2015 ... A new study suggests that thick black zebra stripes evolved to help these ... (such
as the impala in the background of this picture), zebras digest ...
Feb 9, 2012 ... Study suggests distracting effects of black-and-white pattern. ... A new study finds
that zebra stripes disrupt light patterns that tsetse flies and ... This comment is
based on my general experience and background (optical ...
With a zebra, it's pretty much black and white, though it's hard to know if those are
white stripes on a black background or black stripes on white. It depends on ...
Aug 15, 2004 ... Another answer would be that perception of stripes depends on their background
. A zebra lying in daylit snow is white with black stripes.