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This image provided by the San Diego Zoo shows Makini, an okapi, licking her calf in the Safari Park section of the San Diego Zoo.

Striped leggings are in this fall

Fast facts

  • Makini gave birth on Sept. 4, 2011, to the 37th okapi born at the zoo and the first female born in 11 years.
  • Okapis are the only living relative of the giraffe and have similar large, upright ears and a prehensile tongue that helps them strip leaves from trees in their native habitat of the Ituri Forest in Central Africa.

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