The giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) is an even-toed ungulate mammal, the tallest of all land living animal species. Males can be 4.8 to 5.5 metres (16 to 18 feet) tall and weigh up to 900 kilograms (2000 pounds). Females are...
The giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) is an African even-toed ungulate mammal,
the tallest living terrestrial animal and the largest ruminant. Its species name ...
Amazing facts about Giraffes such as behaviour, intelligence, physical, diet, life
span, size, weight, habitat, range and latin name.
Spending most of the day eating, a full-grown giraffe consumes over 45 kg (100
lb) of leaves and twigs a day. Learn more giraffe facts at Animal Fact Guide!
are well-known for tall profile, their long neck, and distinct patchwork pattern and are therefore among the most recognizable creatures in the animal kingdom. Some of the various subspecies that have been described include the reticulated giraffe
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12 fascinating giraffe facts. Giraffe are already extinct in at least seven countries
in Africa. Baby South African giraffe (c) Julian Fennessy, GCF; Just like human ...
Giraffes are the tallest mammals on Earth. Their legs alone are taller than many
humans—about 6 feet. They can run as fast as 35 miles an hour over short ...
Although a giraffe's neck is 1.5 – 1.8 metres, it contains the same number of
vertebrae at a human neck. A giraffe's habitat is usually found in African