Populations of wild asses (E. africanus) originally in North Africa from Morocco to Somalia and perhaps western Asia (Clutton-Brock 1981)
Domesticated and escaped feral donkeys are found world-wide.
African Wild Asses live in arid and semi-arid bush/shrub land, grassland, and desert (IUCN 2008 Red List)
African Wild Ass distribution.
Adapted from d.-maps.com according to IUCN fact sheet. Click here or on map for detailed distribution (IUCN).
IUCN Red List (2008)
Starkey & Starkey (1997)