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quagga

an extinct member of the family Equidae which was characterized by stripes like a zebra but only on the head and neck.
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Researchers have previously suggested that the quagga was a subgroup of plains zebras and not its own separate zebra species, and the new genetic analysis offers more evidence for that idea.
Prior to this detection, the Pacific Northwest remained one of the only regions in North America without invasive quagga and zebra mussels.
These third-party solutions extend to Automation, Network Services, Monitoring, Containers, Inventory Management as well as upstream Linux networking projects such as Quagga.
There's some speculation that long-tails and other sea ducks have shifted their Great Lakes diet to abundant zebra and quagga mussels, but there's little data to support that.
There have already been many examples of rewilding projects around the world: the American Prairie Foundation reintroducing bison to the grasslands of the Great Plains in the hopes of creating a preserve bigger than Yellowstone Park; the European Green Belt built along the former Iron Curtain; the Gondwana Link, which aims to regrow native bushland in Australia; the attempt in South Africa to recreate the quagga, an extinct subspecies of zebra; and the Area de Conservation Guanacaste's restoration of dry tropical forest and rainforest in Costa Rica.
Invasion of North/American waters by two species of dreissenid mussels (order Veneroida), the zebra mussel, {Dreissenapolymorpha) and the quagga mussel, (Dreissena rostriformis bugensis), arguably ranks among the most detrimental of these threats (Ricciardi et al.
Working Dogs for Conservation trained three dogs for the project: Tia, a German shepherd that has worked on several projects, including rosy wolf snail detection in Hawaii; Lily, a yellow Labrador trained to detect quagga mussels and white-footed vole scat; and Wicket, a black Labrador mix that recognizes 26 scents, including Chinese moon bear scat.
But a handful of others-sea lamprey, alewife, round goby, quagga mussel, zebra mussel, Eurasian watermilfoil, spiny water flea, and rusty crayfish-have conducted an all-out assault on the Great Lakes and are winning the battle.
The quagga is an extinct subspecies of which African wild animal?
Identification of larvae: the zebra mussel (Dreissenapolymorpha), quagga mussel (Dreissena rostriformis bugensis), and Asian clam (Corbicula fluminea).
The continued spread of the zebra mussel and a second dreissenid, the quagga mussel Dreissena rostriformis bungensis (Andrusov, 1897), into the western United States has led some government agencies to create inspection (Zook Phillips 2015) and disinfection programs (DiVittorio 2015) to prevent their further spread.
They also recount the specific stories of several animals lost forever due to human activity, such as the dodo, moa, thylacine, and quagga.