Globally endangered (EN) (Source: IUCN Red List)

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  • German
    • Wildpferd
  • Scientific Names
    • Equus ferus
  • English
    • Wild Horse
    • Takh
  • Spanish
    • Caballo silvestre

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Recent observations

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Wild Horse Equus ferus

Observer

danielgeorge

Date

July 14, 2015 11:07 AM MDT

Description

Six seen at this location, another 13 about one mile north.

Warning signs on highway indicated presence of wild horse herds in this area.

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Wild Horse Equus ferus

Observer

matthewhoyt

Date

June 28, 2015 01:50 PM EDT

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Wild Horse Equus ferus

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

July 1, 2015 08:58 AM PDT

Description

Family of wild horses at upper Cold Creek road area, NV

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Wild Horse Equus ferus

Observer

mohankb

Date

May 11, 2015

Description

Abandoned by the British armies during the WW-II, these horses, now wild, are adapted to the wild environments of the river islands of the river Brahmaputra within the area of Dibru Saikhowa National Park, Assam, India.

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Wild Horse Equus ferus

Observer

mohankb

Date

May 11, 2015

Description

Abandoned by the British armies during the WW-II, these horses, now wild, are adapted to the wild environments of the river islands of the river Brahmaputra within the area of Dibru Saikhowa National Park, Assam, India.

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Wild Horse Equus ferus

Observer

mohankb

Date

May 11, 2015

Description

Abandoned by the British armies during the WW-II, these horses, now wild, are adapted to the wild environments of the river islands of the river Brahmaputra within the area of the Dibru Saikhowa National Park, Tinsukia, Assam.

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What

Przewalski's Horse Equus ferus ssp. przewalskii

Observer

tiggrx

Date

May 17, 2010

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

A small herd of Przewalski's Horse are kept in a semi-wild state in this area. The offspring are used for reintroduction schemes and strengthening the gene pool of zoo populations.

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What

Przewalski's Horse Equus ferus ssp. przewalskii

Observer

ctnash

Date

June 7, 1984

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Captive breeding colony.

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Przewalski's Horse Equus ferus ssp. przewalskii

Observer

congonaturalist

Date

January 7, 2006

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Date approximate.

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What

Przewalski's Horse Equus ferus ssp. przewalskii

Observer

jakob

Date

February 15, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

3 Mongolian wild horses kept in an enclosure as part of the paläon museum and exhibit, featuring the world famous Schöningen Spears, which date back to 300,000 B.P., which were discovered in the nearby lignite mine.

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Przewalski's Horse Equus ferus ssp. przewalskii

Observer

csavy

Date

August 20, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Przewalski's Horse Equus ferus ssp. przewalskii

Observer

zieak

Date

September 22, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Description from Wikipedia

The wild horse (Equus ferus) is a species of the genus Equus, which includes as subspecies both the modern domesticated horse (Equus ferus caballus) as well as the undomesticated Tarpan (Equus ferus ferus) and Przewalski's horse (Equus ferus przewalskii). The Przewalski's Horse was saved from the brink of extinction and reintroduced successfully to the wild. The Tarpan became extinct in the 19th century, though it was a possible ancestor of the domestic horse, and roamed the...

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