"Giraffa camelopardalis reticulate"
photo by D.S.Ivester ©

The life span of a reticulate giraffe averages approx. 15-20 yrs. The body for an adult giraffe is 13-18 ft with a weight of 1200-2000 lbs. A reticulate giraffe also have 7 vertabrae in there neck and each vertabrae in an adult giraffe is 11 in. long.

The reticulate giraffe is a browser, feeding on leaves of trees, including the acacia. It's homeland is the African Savanna.

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