GIRAFFE (giraffa camelopardalis rothschildi)

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GIRAFFE  (giraffa camelopardalis rothschildi)

ESTADO DE LA ESPECIE
                                                
                                      

UICN:is not at risk

CITES: not included    
                                    

CATÁLOGO NACIONAL DE ESPECIES AMENAZADAS:not at risk

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         KINGDOM: Animalia.            PHYLUM: Chordata.
         CLASS: Mammalia.                          
         ORDER: Artiodactyla.
         FAMILY: Giraffidae.     
         GENUS: Giraffa.
         DISTRIBUCION: East of africa  ( Kenia, Uganda
         and Sudán).
         HABITAT: dry sabana and forests
         LENTH: 3’60 – 4 m.
         TAIL LENTH: 90 – 110 cm.
         HAIGHT: 4’8 – 5’50 m.  
         WEIGHT: 950 – 1.300 kg.
         PREGNANCY: 15 MONTH.   
         OFFSPRING: 1 OFFSPRING.
         LIVE UP TO 28 YEARS

They live in groups of 20 and 30 and dont become solitary till they get older.They look for acacia leaves and wild apricot they spend up to 20 hours feeding.They are the highest mammal and dont suffer many attacks  not like their offsprings that dont seperate incase till they are 18 months old.They never sleep more than five minutes and can run up to 60km