why do zebras have stripe?

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dkimtonf
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why do zebras have stripe?

Post by dkimtonf » Fri Mar 25, 2011 4:26 pm

Just wondering if anyone knows what purpose stripes would have for the zebra plecos? Does it allow them to camoflauge better in fast moving water among rocks?

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Re: why do zebras have stripe?

Post by Fern » Sun May 15, 2011 7:21 pm

That's a good question! I would assume its a camouflage....

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Re: why do zebras have stripe?

Post by vanillarum » Thu May 19, 2011 12:34 pm

It's to differentiate them from the spotted leopard plecos !!
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