Under the black and white stripes is black which is the skin. Each Zebra stripe pattern is unique in its own way. Zebras can communicate with their expressions with there body body parts like pulled back ears mean its angry. Ze- stands for horse, bra- Stands for stripes. Zebras are also mammals and eat leaves. Zebras are mammals and vertebrates. Zebra are also Herbivore they are at the shoulder, 3.5 to 5 ft and there group name is a heard. They sound a monkey. Zebreas can jump 4 to5 feet and the they wiegh 440 to 990 lbs. They travle in groups called Herds. A way they protecd them selfs if a lion shows up the zebras will coump/up an the lion will get confused and, he would know he cant get all of them. What the zebra herds usully have the four grown up Zebras looking for there predators and the babys in the center.