The zebra, striped horse

by Christine Denis-Huot

Publisher: Charlesbridge in Watertown, MA

Written in English
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  • Zebras -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Zebras.

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Describes the physical characteristics of the plains zebra and follows the activities of a zebra herd over the course of one year as they feed, fight, mate, give birth, search for water, and encounter other animals on the African plains.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [28]).

Statementtext by Christine Denis-Huot ; photos by Michel and Christine Denis-Huot.
SeriesAnimal close-ups
ContributionsDenis-Huot, Michel, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL737.U62 D4513 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination27, [1] p. :
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL347052M
ISBN 100881068829
LC Control Number98006149

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Caro, a biologist at the University of California at Davis, has spent years thinking about why zebras are striped, and has even written a book about this mystery.

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There are three main species of zebra, including the common zebra. Fewer flies landed on the striped jacket, compared to the black and white ones. But the stylish zebra-striped attire did not stop flies from landing on the horses’ unadorned heads.

In other words. To learn more about zebras' mysterious stripes, researchers decided to put black- and white-striped capes over horses. And, aside from feeling more fashionable, the horses. Meanwhile Zebra, unbalanced by the force of his kick, had staggered into Baboon’s fire, scorching his beautiful white hide, leaving him full of stripes from head to rump.

From that day on, Zebra’s descendants, wondrously striped in black and white, have lived mainly in. Zonkeys in Tijuana, Mexico are donkeys (also known as burros in Mexico and the Southwestern United States; burro is the Spanish word for a small donkey) painted with fake zebra stripes, so that tourists will pay the owner to appear in souvenir photos with them.

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Hunters can tame regular NPCs up to 2 levels higher than them, but can only tame elite NPCs of the hunter's level or below. Horse flies are a widespread problem for domestic animals so mitigating techniques, such as the development of anti-fly wear designed to resemble zebra stripes, may, from this research, be an.

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Yet so do other patterns.