Scientific Classification

Order Perissodactyla
Family Equidae
Genus Equus
Subgenus Hippotigris
Class Mammalia
Species Equus zebra
Scientific Name Equus zebra hartmannae
hartmann's mountain zebra
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Hartmann’s Mountain Zebra Description

  • The hartmann’s zebra is a quick climber and can survive in steep mountainous country.
  • The zebra is slightly larger than the cape mountain zebra.
  • They are thought to spend much of their daylight time feeding.

Size & Weight

Adults

  • SHOULDER HEIGHT: 150 cm
  • WEIGHT: 340 kg

Habitat

Steep mountainous areas

Range

Southwestern Angola, western Namibia

Group Size

7 – 12 individuals

Home Range

6 – 20 sq. km

Behavior

Diurnal

Conservation Status

Vulnerable