Gallery description : white rhinoceros

White Rhinoceros is a mammal that standardly lives in tropical bushland, grassland and savannas. It has a leather skin and can speed up to 42km/h (30mph). White Rhinoceros (ceratotherium simum) usually has a size 3.4-4.2m (11-14ft) and has a weight 1,440-3,600kg (3,168-7,920lbs). Life duration is usually 45-50 years in a solitary lifestyle. Eats mostly: grass, fruit, berries, leaves

Facts about white rhinoceross
NameWhite Rhinoceros
OrderPerissodactyla
ClassMammalia
KingdomAnimalia
Scientific NameCeratotherium simum
TypeMammal
DietHerbivore
Life Span45-50 years
PredatorsHuman, wild cats
PhylumChordata
Conservation StatusEndangered
GenusCeratotherium
HabitatTropical bushland, grassland and savannas
Size3.4-4.2m (11-14ft)
LifestyleSolitary
Top Speed42km/h (30mph)
Weight1,440-3,600kg (3,168-7,920lbs)
ColourBrown, grey, black
Average Litter Size1
Skin TypeLeather
Main PreyGrass, fruit, berries, leaves
FamilyRhinocerotidae
Image Details
Description White rhinoceros. File:White rhinoceros head - Sofia zoo - 2.jpg
Width 1123 pixels
Heigh 922 pixels
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