Plains Zebra

The Plains Zebra – Equus quagga is the most abundant and wide ranging species of zebra in Africa. Currently one extinct and six extant subspecies are recognized:

  • Grant’s zebra Equus quagga boehmi

 

  • Burchell’s zebra Equus quagga burchellii (includes Damara zebra)

 

  • Selous’ zebra Equus quagga selousi
  • Maneless zebra Equus quagga borensis
  • Chapman’s zebra Equus quagga chapmani
  • Crawshay’s zebra Equus quagga crawshayi
  • †Quagga zebra Equus quagga quagga (extinct)