Sometimes overlapping, the two species favour different habitats. Burchell’s zebra prefers arid savannah with access to water, while Hartmann’s is found in central and southern Namibia in the rugged terrain of the mountain escarpment and adjacent flats.
What is a female zebra called?
As with horses, female zebras are called mares, and males are called stallions. All baby zebras are called foals, but young males are colts, and young females are fillies.
Are zebras like horses?
Is a zebra a horse? Zebras are closely related to horses but they’re not the same species. They’re both in the Equidae family and they can even breed with each other.