Taxon profile


Grevy's Zebra
Equus grevyi Oustalet, 1882

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Perissodactyla - odd-toed ungulates »  family Equidae - horses »  genus Equus - horses »  subgenus Dolichohippus

Scientific synonyms

Equus (Hippotigris) grevyi Oustalet, 1882

Other names

= Imperial Zebra

Type taxon of:Dolichohippus Heller, 1912 (Equus grevyi Oustalet, 1882)
Endangered EN


Equus grevyi - Grevy's Zebra

Author: Stolz, Gary M.

juvenile animal

Equus grevyi - Grevy's Zebra

Author: Klaus Rudloff

Equus grevyi - Grevy's Zebra

Author: Klaus Rudloff

Equus grevyi - Grevy's Zebra

Author: Rainer Traxl

Taxon in country check-lists


Intertaxon relationships

predator: Acinonyx jubatus (Schreber, 1775) - Cheetah, Panthera leo (Linnaeus, 1758) - Lion

taxa named after famous people

Links and literature

EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Equus grevyi Oustalet, 1882]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
DE Zootier-Lexikon [182:grevyzebra-equus-grevyi&Itemid=255]

Dollinger P.: Zootier-Lexikon
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2018
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Equus grevyi Oustalet, 1882]

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species extinct in area described by check-list