The West African giraffe, Niger giraffe or Nigerian giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis
peralta) is a subspecies of the Northern giraffe distinguished by its light colored ...
Before World War I, West African Giraffes lived throughout the Sahel and
Savanna regions of West Africa. However, due to extreme population decrease,
Sep 8, 2016 ... HONOLULU, HawaiiSchoolchildren worldwide may now have more African
animals to memorize: Four species of giraffe could roam the ...
The West African Giraffe can weigh up to 2,800 pounds and be from 16 to 19 feet
tall. They are also called the Nigerian Giraffe due to the fact that is where most ...
With a little more than 400 West African giraffe (G. c. peralta) remaining in the
wild, this subspecies of the northern giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) is in urgent ...
Giraffes live primarily in savanna areas in the sub-Saharan region of Africa. Their
extreme height allows them to eat leaves and shoots located much higher than ...
Nov 24, 2014 ... When conservationists have paid attention to giraffes, some populations have
responded well. For example, the West African giraffe (G.c. ...
Feb 15, 2010 ... West African or Nigerian giraffes ( Giraffa camelopardalis peralta) look smart in
the desert of southern Niger. The species has been a rare ...
Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered D ver 3.1. Year Published: 2008. Date
Assessed: 2008-06-30. Assessor(s): Fennessy, J. & Brown, D. Reviewer(s) ...
The giraffe is the tallest animal in the world, attaining a height of 5.5m, its
incredibly long neck accounting for much of its height. The long neck has.