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phototoartguy: “ A zebra is pictured at the Portobello Resort, Brazil Ricardo Moraes/Reuters ”

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Scientists claim they’ve solved a centuries-old riddle, one that puzzled even Charles Darwin and Alfred Russel Wallace. And the answer was surprising: Zebras evolved their vivid stripes as bug repellent.

This is all we would need to complete our farm LOL...a Zonkey!!! I wonder hard Turner could have him bucking!!!

A ZONKEY Named "Khumba"! Born at a Mexico Zoo in April Zoo officials say donkey-zebra mix is very rare. Dad was a donkey. She got her Mom's beautiful legs though! She was born in Reynosa! See article/more pics:

Photo by William Warby - "Zebra Rear". Funny angle on a zebra at Whipsnade Zoo

Photo by William Warby - "Zebra Rear". Funny angle on a zebra at Whipsnade Zoo…

Born on the island of Moloka`i, Hawaii, Zoe is the only known captive white (golden) zebra in existence.

A rare zebra with gold stripes and blue eyes. Born in Hawaii, Zoe is the only known captive golden zebra in existence.

Did you know? Scientists think Zebra stripes help ward off flies and other insects, because the contrasting colors confuse their navigational sense! - Explore the World with Travel Nerd Nici, one Country at a Time. http://TravelNerdNici.com

The zebras go marching one by one.Zebra, Maasai Mara, Kenya by Amanda Stadther.

Chicago Tribune - Baby animal photos

A zebra foal named Maalik stands next to its mother in their enclosure at the zoo in Hanover, Germany. The foal was born March

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