Zebras are several species of African equids (horse family) united by their
distinctive black and ... The unique stripes of zebras make them one of the
animals most familiar to people. They occur in...
Jan 15, 2015 ... A leopard may not be able to change its spots, but some zebras change their
stripes. Zebras in warmer places have more stripes, a new study ...
Jan 22, 2016 ... In earlier studies, Caro and other colleagues have provided evidence suggesting
that the zebra's stripes provide an evolutionary advantage by ...
Apr 2, 2014 ... Scientists have offered a number of theories for zebras' stripes - but it turns out,
the pattern evolved to deter biting flies.
Jan 24, 2016 ... A new study suggests that it is highly unlikely that the Zebras' stripes have
evolved in an effort to provide camouflage.
Jan 25, 2016 ... In a study published online in the journal PLoS ONE, scientists found that zebra
stripes cannot be involved in allowing the animals to blend in ...
Apr 1, 2014 ... The zebra's striped coat is simultaneously extraordinary and stunning. So
wondrous, in fact, that many people have imagined it to be evidence ...
Apr 1, 2014 ... Why did zebras evolve to have stripes? Researchers say they've definitively
solved the century-old riddle, and it has to do with flies.
Aug 11, 2015 ... It is a mystery which has been the source of many a heated debate, flummoxing
naturalists since Charles Darwin's era: why does a zebra have ...
Jan 25, 2016 ... It has something to do with the way predators such as cheetahs and lions see
zebra stripes in certain lighting conditions, researchers said.