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Has the zebra white colour of his skin with black stripes or black skin with white stripes ?

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Asked by Ritu Arora, 19 Feb '13 10:23 pm
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The coat is "often described as black with white stripes." This makes sense since the pattern is a result of pigment activation black and inhibition which is white. That means black is the actual color of the fur, and the white patches are simply the areas that lack pigmentation. To top it off, most zebras have dark skin beneath their fur!!
Answered by dharamender nebhnani, 20 Feb '13 04:15 pm

 
  
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Neither, but black and white skins are stitched.
Answered by MAdhavan Avadhany, 19 Feb '13 10:26 pm

 
  
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Black skin with white stripes
Answered by sigma, 19 Feb '13 10:23 pm

 
  
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A zebra has black and white stripes
Answered by iqbal seth, 20 Feb '13 10:10 am

 
  
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