Zebras are several species of African equids (horse family) united by their
distinctive black and white striped coats. Their stripes come in different patterns,
unique to each individual. ... The En...
May 5, 2011 ... Fortunately, plains zebra show a lot of variation in stripe pattern that we can make
use of, .... Zulu story about the origin of zebra stripes (as told ...
Feb 10, 2012 ... The ground color in embryos is black, and the white stripes appear later ... not
exclude the other hypotheses about the origin of zebras' stripes.
They say a zebra can't change his stripes - or maybe it's the tiger, but you get my
meaning. In the zebras case, this is a very good thing. Zebras stripe pattern is ...
Oct 17, 2014 ... Zebras, which have never been domesticated, are known for their stripes, which
help to confuse predators when they're in groups.
Zebra definition, any of several horselike African mammals of the genus Equus,
each species having a characteristic pattern of black or dark-brown stripes on a
whitish background: all zebra species are threatened or ... Examples; Word
Apr 3, 2014 ... Rather than acting as camouflage or social signals, zebra stripes seem to deter
Zebras have stripes to repel bugs, such as biting flies. A research team from the
University of California found that biting flies that normally attack animals like ...
There's an old Ugandan folktale that tells how the zebra got its stripes. .... Or, can
the origin and diversity of living organisms be traced to an intelligent cause?
The stripes zebras showcase offer more than just a casual camouflage... ...
convergent evolution as a response to the incessant biting of flies of a tabanid