oa Madoqua - Notes on the reproduction in Hartmann zebra Equus zebra hartmannae in South West Africa
In the Hartmann zebra one finds an exclusive one-male dominance over a given number of females. The subgroup population has the reproductive advantages that it ensures selective breeding and gene flow. The oestrus cycle in young females under certain given conditions is important in the formation of new breeding units. Males without a breeding unit are psychologically castrated.
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