Researchers Discover Giraffes Are Actually Four Separate Species — TIME

Through genetic analysis of giraffes, scientists discovered that the animal is actually at least four separate species rather than just one, which may change conservation efforts of the animal. Findings published Thursday in Current Biology point out that instead of the single species Giraffa camelopardalis, the genus Giraffa contains multiple species, the Washington Post reports.…

via Researchers Discover Giraffes Are Actually Four Separate Species — TIME

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