Equidae

family of mammals

Equidae is a family of odd-toed ungulate that are only one surviving genus: Equus. Horses, donkeys and zebras belong in this genus. Animals of the Equus genus can have hybrid offspring, but they are usually sterile. They can have many different colours.

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Plains Zebras
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Equidae

Gray, 1821
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Equus

Linnaeus, 1758