White Rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum)
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Scientific Name: Ceratotherium simum
Common Name: White Rhinoceros
Description: Larger and heavier than the Black
Rhino. Grey in colour, with head carried much lower. The White Rhino is a grazer
Difference in Sex:
Average Weight of Adult male: 4000 to 6000 LBS
Habitat: Open grass savannahs.
Main feeding time: Day time
As in picture
Number of young at birth: 1
Communication: Snorts and grunts.
There is an old Bushmen / San tale on how the
rhino got his weak eyes and