In your face

dragonsnare

Tucson, United States

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White Rhino or square lipped rhino
Species Ceralotherium simum
These are one of two endangered species the other is the Indian. On the at risk list are three, Sumatran, Javan, and black.
The white is the most indangered because of poachers wanting the horn. In Asisian cultures it is thought to have healing powers, which is completely false.
The horns are made of kerarin like our hair and fingernails.
The name comes from the greek for nose (rhino) and eros (horn)
Length of is 12 to 13 feet , height at shoulder 6ft.. Weight 5,000 lbs.
Life span is 40 to 45 years..
This is the male at Reid Park Zoo

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