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Crawshay's Zebra

Crawshay's zebra
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Perissodactyla
Family: Equidae
Genus: Equus
Subgenus: Hippotigris
Species: E. quagga
Subspecies: E. q. crawshayi
Trinomial name
Equus quagga crawshayi

The Crawshay's zebra (Equus quagga crawshayi) is a subspecies of the Plains Zebra. It is native to eastern Zambia, Malawi, and northern Mozambique. Crawshay's zebras can be distinguished from other subspecies of Plains Zebras in that its lower incisors lack an infundibulum.[1]


  1. Groves, C. 1974. Horses, Asses and Zebras in the Wild. Hollywood, Florida: Ralph Curtis Books.



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