File AvailablePham Nhat; Nguyen Xuan Dang; Polet, G. 2001 Field guide to the key mammal species of Cat Tien National Park. Hanoi, WWF Cat Tien National Park Conservation Project and Fauna and Flora International - Indochina Programme., pp. 1-145
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Species:
Asia - East Asia - Vietnam
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Vietnamese Rhinoceros. Weight 650 to 800 kg.
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File AvailableLabuschagne, C. 2001 The big five in South Africa. Hatari Times International 9: 6-9, figs. 1-5
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Morphology - Size
White Rhino
Over the last few years I have taken three white rhino in South Africa that have had horns over 30 inches long, and one can probably say that not since pioneering days, have such good quality trophies been so readily available to the sportsmen.
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File AvailablePham Nhat; Nguyen Xuan Dang; Polet, G. 2001 Field guide to the key mammal species of Cat Tien National Park. Hanoi, WWF Cat Tien National Park Conservation Project and Fauna and Flora International - Indochina Programme., pp. 1-145
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Species:
Asia - East Asia - Vietnam
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Vietnamese Rhinoceros. Shoulder height, 110-130 cm
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Driver, S. 2000 Orana wildlife park, Christchurch, New Zealand. International Zoo News 47 (1): 55-56
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Species:
Captive - Australia
Morphology - Size
White Rhino
Christchurch Zoo. The calf gained weight at an estimated rate of 4.5 kg per day.
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File AvailablePill, L.; Hange, B. 2000 Using operant conditioning to weigh 11 southern white rhinos (Ceratotherium simum simum). Animal Keeper's Forum 27 (10): 432-435, figs. 1-3
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Captive - North America
Morphology - Size
White Rhino
adult male in Baltimore Zoo, weighed 4444 pounds or 2015 kg.
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File AvailablePolet, G.; Tran Van Mui; Nguyen Xuan Dang; Bui Huu Manh; Baltzer, M. 1999 The Javan rhinos, Rhinoceros sondaicus annamiticus, of Cat Tien National Park, Vietnam: current status and management implications. Pachyderm 27: 34-48, figs. 1-2, photos 1-7, tables 1-4
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Subject:
Species:
Asia - East Asia - Vietnam
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Vietnam. The results of the analysis of dimensions and forms of plaster casts and field measurements are summarised in Table 3. Here it is noted that in general that the widths of the feet measured from casts and in the field are comparable, but the lengths of the feet measured in the field are ...
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File AvailablePolet, G.; Tran Van Mui; Nguyen Xuan Dang; Bui Huu Manh; Baltzer, M. 1999 The Javan rhinos, Rhinoceros sondaicus annamiticus, of Cat Tien National Park, Vietnam: current status and management implications. Pachyderm 27: 34-48, figs. 1-2, photos 1-7, tables 1-4
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Subject:
Species:
Asia - East Asia - Vietnam
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Vietnam. Sung et al. (1998) estimate that the R. s. annamiticus is about 75 to 80% of the size of a R. s. sondaicus. They base this estimate on the ratio of the width of the hind feet measured in Cat Loc (20-23 cm) versus those recorded in Ujong Kulon (25-28 cm). Using this relation in size an...
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File AvailablePolet, G.; Tran Van Mui; Nguyen Xuan Dang; Bui Huu Manh; Baltzer, M. 1999 The Javan rhinos, Rhinoceros sondaicus annamiticus, of Cat Tien National Park, Vietnam: current status and management implications. Pachyderm 27: 34-48, figs. 1-2, photos 1-7, tables 1-4
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Subject:
Species:
Asia - East Asia - Vietnam
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Photo 1 shows a rhino (rhino 1) where a height-marker is visible behind the animal, just in front of its ears. The height of the marker is one meter (32 mm on the picture, about 40 mm at rhino's shoulder when accounted for perspective). The height at the shoulder of this individual is estimated...
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File AvailableKingsley-Heath, J. 1999 The rhino that did not like elephants. Hatari Times International 5: 36-38, figs. 1-4
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Eastern Africa - Kenya
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Kenya, Tsavo, Galana River. Rhino shot, horn 14 inches
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File AvailableBasel Zoo; Wirz-Hlavacek, G.; Zschokke, S.; Studer, P. 1999 International studbook for the greater one-horned rhinoceros, Rhinoceros unicornis (Linne, 1758), 10th edition. Basel, Zoologischer Garten, pp. 1-50
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World
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 55.5 - 90 kg
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File AvailablePolet, G.; Tran Van Mui; Nguyen Xuan Dang; Bui Huu Manh; Baltzer, M. 1999 The Javan rhinos, Rhinoceros sondaicus annamiticus, of Cat Tien National Park, Vietnam: current status and management implications. Pachyderm 27: 34-48, figs. 1-2, photos 1-7, tables 1-4
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Asia - East Asia - Vietnam
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Photo 1 shows a rhino (rhino 1) where a height-marker is visible behind the animal, just in front of its ears. The height of the marker is one meter (32 mm on the picture, about 40 mm at rhino's shoulder when accounted for perspective). The height at the shoulder of this individual is estimated...
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File AvailableBasel Zoo; Wirz-Hlavacek, G.; Zschokke, S.; Studer, P. 1999 International studbook for the greater one-horned rhinoceros, Rhinoceros unicornis (Linne, 1758), 10th edition. Basel, Zoologischer Garten, pp. 1-50
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Captive
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Captive population. Offspring that died had a lower birth weight than survivors. Offsprting with birth weight below 57 kg died. The weight seems to be influenced by the parousity of the mother; first-born offspirng have on average a lower birth weight (56.5 kg) than later-born ones (67.8 kg). ...
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File AvailableGrummt, W. 1998 Begegnungen mit Sumatranashornern, Dicerorhinus sumatrensis (Fischer, 1814). Milu, Berlin 9: 354-362, figs. 1-9
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World
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Height at shoulder max. 150 cm
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File AvailableGrummt, W. 1998 Begegnungen mit Sumatranashornern, Dicerorhinus sumatrensis (Fischer, 1814). Milu, Berlin 9: 354-362, figs. 1-9
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World
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Weight ca 750 kg
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File AvailableKhan, M.; Foose, T.J.; Strien, N.J. van 1998 Chairman's report: Asian Rhino Specialist Group. Pachyderm 25: 6-7
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Subject:
Species:
Asia - East Asia - Vietnam
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
The rhinos are definitely Rhinoceros sondaicus, but they appear to be significantly smaller in size than individuals from Ujung Kulon. This difference in size supports previous evidence that these two populations represent different subspecies.
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File AvailableNeuschulz, N.; Meister, J. 1998 Nashoernern auf der Spur: Leben und uberleben einer stark bedrohten Tierfamilie. Erfurt, Verein der Zooparkfreunde in Erfurt e.V., pp. 1-52
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World
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Weight 1500 kg
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File AvailableGrummt, W. 1998 Begegnungen mit Sumatranashornern, Dicerorhinus sumatrensis (Fischer, 1814). Milu, Berlin 9: 354-362, figs. 1-9
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World
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Length of Body 250 cm
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File AvailableNeuschulz, N.; Meister, J. 1998 Nashoernern auf der Spur: Leben und uberleben einer stark bedrohten Tierfamilie. Erfurt, Verein der Zooparkfreunde in Erfurt e.V., pp. 1-52
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World
Morphology - Size
White Rhino
Height 2 m
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File AvailableNeuschulz, N.; Meister, J. 1998 Nashoernern auf der Spur: Leben und uberleben einer stark bedrohten Tierfamilie. Erfurt, Verein der Zooparkfreunde in Erfurt e.V., pp. 1-52
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Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Weight 800 kg
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File AvailableWalt, P. van der 1998 Flack's remarkable rhino. Safari Times Africa 1 (2): 1, fig. 1
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Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Morphology - Size
White Rhino
Male shot by P.Flack in Loskop Dam, South Africa. Front horn 9.8 kg, upon removal, rear horn 3.8 kg
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File AvailableNeuschulz, N.; Meister, J. 1998 Nashoernern auf der Spur: Leben und uberleben einer stark bedrohten Tierfamilie. Erfurt, Verein der Zooparkfreunde in Erfurt e.V., pp. 1-52
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Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Weight 1300 kg
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File AvailableBuissink, F. 1998 Een wankelende zwaargewicht. Panda 1998 Winter: 6-8
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World
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Most horns only reach ? meter. But Gertie, a rhino formerly in Amboseli, had a horn of 1.38 m.
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File AvailableNeuschulz, N.; Meister, J. 1998 Nashoernern auf der Spur: Leben und uberleben einer stark bedrohten Tierfamilie. Erfurt, Verein der Zooparkfreunde in Erfurt e.V., pp. 1-52
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World
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight 2100 kg
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File AvailableLaterveer, M. 1998 Rotterdam - The Netherlands. EAZA News 1998 April-June: 18
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 50-60 kg, male, Rotterdam, 1998
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File AvailableNeuschulz, N.; Meister, J. 1998 Nashoernern auf der Spur: Leben und uberleben einer stark bedrohten Tierfamilie. Erfurt, Verein der Zooparkfreunde in Erfurt e.V., pp. 1-52
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Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Horn in females usually small
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File AvailableNeuschulz, N.; Meister, J. 1998 Nashoernern auf der Spur: Leben und uberleben einer stark bedrohten Tierfamilie. Erfurt, Verein der Zooparkfreunde in Erfurt e.V., pp. 1-52
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
White Rhino
Weight up to 2400 kg
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File AvailableWalt, P. van der 1998 Flack's remarkable rhino. Safari Times Africa 1 (2): 1, fig. 1
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Morphology - Size
White Rhino
Male shot by P.Flack in Loskop Dam, South Africa. length front horn 927 mm, circumference 756 mm rear horn 292 mm, circumference 641 mm
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File AvailableHofmeyr, M. 1998 Comparison of four different radiotransmitter attachments on black rhino in Madikwe Game Reserve. Pachyderm 26: 14-24, figs. 1-6, table 1
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
An interesting problem became apparent while collaring the rhinos. The neck size of a black rhino can change by up to 15cm depending on its posture at any one time. This needs to be taken into consideration when fitting any collar. Ideally the collar needs to be fitted snugly when the neck is ...
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File AvailableKitchener, A.C. 1997 Ageing the Sumatran Rhinoceros: preliminary results. International Zoo News 44 (1): 24-34, pls. 1-2, figs. 1-3, tables 1-2
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Condylobasal lengths. 505 mm, BMNH 1921.2.8.3, female, Malaya 476 mm, BMNH 1901.8.15.1, female, Borneo 592 mm, BMNH 1868.4.5.1, female, Burma 514 mm, BMNH 1872.12.31.1, female, Malay Penin. 523 mm, BMNH 1921.28.4, female, Malay Penin. 482 mm, Edinburgh Z1994.131, female, Sumatra
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File AvailableBasel Zoo; Wirz-Hlavacek, G.; Zschokke, S.; Studer, P. 1997 International studbook for the greater one-horned rhinoceros, Rhinoceros unicornis (Linne, 1758), 9th edition. Basel, Zoologischer Garten, pp. 1-44
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Height at shoulder 1.75 - 2.0 m
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File AvailableWood, P.A.; Foggin, D.C.; Naude, T.W. 1997 Suspected calcium oxalate raphide irritation in a black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis) due to ingestion of Xanthosoma mafaffa. Journal of the South African Veterinary Association 68 (1): 2
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - Zimbabwe
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
We wish to record a case of buccal irritation in a black rhinoceros, 'Chewore', due to chewing of Xanthosoma mafaffa at the Tashinga Camp, Matusadona National Park, Kariba, Zimbabwe, on 27 April 1995. The rhinoceros was approximately 12 months old and weighed 385 kg.
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File AvailableBasel Zoo; Wirz-Hlavacek, G.; Zschokke, S.; Studer, P. 1997 International studbook for the greater one-horned rhinoceros, Rhinoceros unicornis (Linne, 1758), 9th edition. Basel, Zoologischer Garten, pp. 1-44
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight 1500-2000 kg
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File AvailableBasel Zoo; Wirz-Hlavacek, G.; Zschokke, S.; Studer, P. 1997 International studbook for the greater one-horned rhinoceros, Rhinoceros unicornis (Linne, 1758), 9th edition. Basel, Zoologischer Garten, pp. 1-44
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Length of body 2.1 - 4.2 m
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File AvailableBasel Zoo; Wirz-Hlavacek, G.; Zschokke, S.; Studer, P. 1997 International studbook for the greater one-horned rhinoceros, Rhinoceros unicornis (Linne, 1758), 9th edition. Basel, Zoologischer Garten, pp. 1-44
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Length of horn 20-61 cm
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File AvailableCorcoran. L. 1996 Second generation Indian rhino born. AAZPA Communique 1996 August: 1, fig. 1
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - North America
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 120 pounds, New York Bronx 1996
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File AvailableClarbrough, M.L. 1996 Ujung Kulon National Park: handbook. Ministry of Forests, Indonesia, pp. 1-74
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Weight 2200 kg
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File AvailableEdwards, J. 1996 London Zoo from old photographs 1852-1914. London, Edwards, pp. 1-244
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
London Zoo, male Jim, 1860's, height 5 ft 4 in
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File AvailableEdwards, J. 1996 London Zoo from old photographs 1852-1914. London, Edwards, pp. 1-244
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
London Zoo, female, Miss Bet, ca. 1870, horn sawn off by Bartlett: weighs 11 lbs.
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File AvailableEndo, H.; Yamada, T.K.; Nakamuta, N.; Tanemura, K.; Kurohmaru, M.; Hayashi, Y. 1996 Testicular morphology of a Greater Indian rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis). Journal of Veterinary Medical Science 58 (10): 937-940, figs. 1-7
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Asia
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
A 42-year old male in Tokyo Tama Zoo, died, weighed approx. 2000 kg
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File AvailableCorcoran. L. 1996 Second generation Indian rhino born. AAZPA Communique 1996 August: 1, fig. 1
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - North America
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
New York Zoo. At birth 120 pounds, after five months 520 pounds.
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File AvailableClarbrough, M.L. 1996 Ujung Kulon National Park: handbook. Ministry of Forests, Indonesia, pp. 1-74
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Height at shoulder around 150 cm
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File AvailableClarbrough, M.L. 1996 Ujung Kulon National Park: handbook. Ministry of Forests, Indonesia, pp. 1-74
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Length of body over 3 metres
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File AvailableEdwards, J. 1996 London Zoo from old photographs 1852-1914. London, Edwards, pp. 1-244
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
London Zoo, female, Miss Bet, ca. 1870. horn sawn off by Bartlett, 15 inch in length, 38.1 cm; weighs 11 lbs.
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Bonal, B.S.; Sharma, R.; Barthakur, T.; Barua, B.; Das, D.C.; Boro, S. 1995 Birth of a female Indian rhino calf in Assam State Zoo. Zoos Print 10 (9): 28-29, figs. 1-2, tables 1-3
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Asia
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Ear length at birth 17 cm, Gauhati, 1995, female
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File AvailableLindeque, M.; Erb, K.P. 1995 Research on the effects of temporary horn removal on black rhinos in Namibia. Pachyderm 20: 27-30, table 1
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - Namibia
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Horn growth in females dehorned in Kunene, Namibia - average horn lengths in cm 1989 0 cm 1990 6.4 cm 1991 12.8 cm 1992 19.2 cm 1993 25.6 cm 1994 32.0 cm
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File AvailableBist, S.S. 1995 Population history of Great Indian rhinoceros in North Bengal and major factors influencing the same: pp. 75-84, maps 1-2, tables 1-28

In: Molur, S. et al. Report: Population and Habitat Viability Assessment (PHVA) Workshop, Great Indian one-horned rhinoceros, Jaldapara, 1993. Coimbatore, CBSG India
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Subject:
Species:
Asia - South Asia - India - West Bengal
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
West Bengal wild populations, Classification of age classes: Height <120 cm calf Height 120-135 cm juvenile Height 135-160 cm sub-adult
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Bonal, B.S.; Sharma, R.; Barthakur, T.; Barua, B.; Das, D.C.; Boro, S. 1995 Birth of a female Indian rhino calf in Assam State Zoo. Zoos Print 10 (9): 28-29, figs. 1-2, tables 1-3
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Asia
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Gauhati Zoo, 1996, female calf length height girth tail ear in cm 1 day 114 64 104 26 17 1 week 114 64 116 27 18 2 weeks 133 69 121 27 18 3 weeks 135 71 122 28 19 4 weeks 140 72 124 28 20 5 weeks 153 77 137 29 ...
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Bonal, B.S.; Sharma, R.; Barthakur, T.; Barua, B.; Das, D.C.; Boro, S. 1995 Birth of a female Indian rhino calf in Assam State Zoo. Zoos Print 10 (9): 28-29, figs. 1-2, tables 1-3
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Asia
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Tail length at birth 26 cm, Gauhati, 1995, female
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Bonal, B.S.; Sharma, R.; Barthakur, T.; Barua, B.; Das, D.C.; Boro, S. 1995 Birth of a female Indian rhino calf in Assam State Zoo. Zoos Print 10 (9): 28-29, figs. 1-2, tables 1-3
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Asia
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Height at birth 64 cm, Gauhati, 1995, female
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File AvailableFoose, T.J.; Strien, N.J. van 1995 Country reports. Asian Rhinos 1: 10-11
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Subject:
Species:
Asia - East Asia - Vietnam
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Cat Loc, Vietnam, 1993. The majority of the footprints detected were small, 14 out of 19 are less than 25 cm in diameter, and would be from young animals, less than two years of age, if produced by Javan Rhino. Only two tracks of adult Javan Rhino size were discovered (30 cm).
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Bonal, B.S.; Sharma, R.; Barthakur, T.; Barua, B.; Das, D.C.; Boro, S. 1995 Birth of a female Indian rhino calf in Assam State Zoo. Zoos Print 10 (9): 28-29, figs. 1-2, tables 1-3
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Asia
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Circumference at birth 104 cm, Gauhati, 1995, female
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File AvailableBasel Zoo; Tobler, K. 1995 International studbook for the Great Indian rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis), eighth edition. Basel, Zoologischer Garten, pp. i-v, 1-23, i-vi
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - North America
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 56.7 kg, Female, Los Angeles 1982
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File AvailableBasel Zoo; Tobler, K. 1995 International studbook for the Great Indian rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis), eighth edition. Basel, Zoologischer Garten, pp. i-v, 1-23, i-vi
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 66.0 kg, Female, Basel 1988
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Bonal, B.S.; Sharma, R.; Barthakur, T.; Barua, B.; Das, D.C.; Boro, S. 1995 Birth of a female Indian rhino calf in Assam State Zoo. Zoos Print 10 (9): 28-29, figs. 1-2, tables 1-3
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Asia
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Length at birth 114 cm, Gauhati, 1995, with tail, female
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File AvailableGroves, C.P. 1995 A comment on Haryono et al.'s Report. Asian Rhinos 2: 9
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Subject:
Species:
Asia - South East Asia - Indonesia - Java
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Schenkel & Schenkel-Hulliger assigned age/sex categories to the Ujung Kulon rhinos using Indian Rhino standards. This was of course a 'faut de mieux' strategy, and I have never been entirely convinced about it. The biggest Javan rhinos would be about equivalent in size to Indian females (about ...
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File AvailableBasel Zoo; Tobler, K. 1995 International studbook for the Great Indian rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis), eighth edition. Basel, Zoologischer Garten, pp. i-v, 1-23, i-vi
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 77.0 kg, Male, Basel 1984
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File AvailableBaur, B.; Studer, P. 1995 Inbreeding in captive Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis. International Zoo Yearbook 34: 205-211, figs. 1-2, table 1
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Subject:
Species:
Captive
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Captive population. Birth weight is important for juvenile survival. Mean birth weight of calves that did not survive 6 months: 54.9 ? 2.6 kg, range 51-57 kg, n=18 (t=4.12, P<0.001) Mean birth weight of calves that did survive: 67.4 ? 5.9 kg, range 59-79 kg, n=18 (t=4.12, P<0.001) Inbred ...
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File AvailableBasel Zoo; Tobler, K. 1995 International studbook for the Great Indian rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis), eighth edition. Basel, Zoologischer Garten, pp. i-v, 1-23, i-vi
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - North America
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 56.25 kg, Female, Philadelphia 1984
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File AvailableHattingh, J.; Knox, C.M.; Raath, J.P. 1994 Arterial blood pressure and blood gas composition of white rhinoceroses under etorphine anaesthesia. South African Journal of Wildlife Research 24 (1/2): 12-14, table 1
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Morphology - Size
White Rhino
Translocation in Kruger NP. The animals were not weighed but body masses were estimated at about 1600 kg.
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File AvailableMorkel, P. 1994 Chemical immobilization of the black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis): pp. 128-135

In: Penzhorn, B.L. et al. Proceedings of a symposium on rhinos as game ranch animals. Onderstepoort, Republic of South Africa, 9-10 September 1994: pp. i-iv, 1-242
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World
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Adult black rhino weight up to 1300 kg,
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File AvailableBertschinger, H.J. 1994 Reproduction in black and white rhinos: a review: pp. 155-161, fig.1

In: Penzhorn, B.L. et al. Proceedings of a symposium on rhinos as game ranch animals. Onderstepoort, Republic of South Africa, 9-10 September 1994: pp. i-iv, 1-242
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Birth mass of black rhinos is as little as 20 kg in zoos, with one calf recorded at 38 kg. A birth mass of 40 kg is given for black rhino in the Natal Parks.
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File AvailableBertschinger, H.J. 1994 Reproduction in black and white rhinos: a review: pp. 155-161, fig.1

In: Penzhorn, B.L. et al. Proceedings of a symposium on rhinos as game ranch animals. Onderstepoort, Republic of South Africa, 9-10 September 1994: pp. i-iv, 1-242
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World
Morphology - Size
White Rhino
Weight at birth 40 kg
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File AvailableMorkel, P. 1994 Chemical immobilization of the black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis): pp. 128-135

In: Penzhorn, B.L. et al. Proceedings of a symposium on rhinos as game ranch animals. Onderstepoort, Republic of South Africa, 9-10 September 1994: pp. i-iv, 1-242
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Height 1.6 m at shoulder
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File AvailableMorkel, P. 1994 Chemical immobilization of the black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis): pp. 128-135

In: Penzhorn, B.L. et al. Proceedings of a symposium on rhinos as game ranch animals. Onderstepoort, Republic of South Africa, 9-10 September 1994: pp. i-iv, 1-242
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World
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
They have a thick skin (up to 32mm).
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File AvailableNath, N.C.; Hussain, A.; Rahman, F. 1993 Milk characteristics of a captive Indian rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 24: 528-533, fig. 1, tables 1-2
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Asia
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Circumference at birth 97 cm, Gauhati 1989, male
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File AvailableNath, N.C.; Hussain, A.; Rahman, F. 1993 Milk characteristics of a captive Indian rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 24: 528-533, fig. 1, tables 1-2
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Captive - Asia
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Height at birth 66 cm, Gauhati 1989, male
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File AvailableAnonymous 1993 Hoera, het is een meisje!. Zoo Anvers 58 (3): 10-11
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Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 65 kg, Female, Antwerp 1992
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File AvailableNath, N.C.; Hussain, A.; Rahman, F. 1993 Milk characteristics of a captive Indian rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 24: 528-533, fig. 1, tables 1-2
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Indian Rhino
Length at birth 105 cm, Gauhati, 1989, male
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File AvailableAlexander, R.McN.; Pond, C.M. 1992 Locomotion and bone strength of the white rhinoceros Ceratotherium simum. Journal of Zoology, London 227: 63-69, fig. 1, tables 1-3
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White Rhino
Ceratotherium simum - 2 year old female in zoo. We were unable to weigh the carcass on account of its size, but the zoo staff who had attended the animal estimated her mass as 700-800 kg. The following argument tends to confirm their estimate. The unskinned carcass was 2.76 m long from the upp...
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File AvailableAnonymous 1992 Rhino orphan makes history. REF News no. 8: 3, fig. 1
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Black Rhino
Diceros bicornis born at Lapalala weighed 21 kg. Thought to be about a week premature. After 5 weeks weighed 37 kg.
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File AvailableSpinage, C.A. 1991 Vesey's horn. Pachyderm 15: 57, fig. 1
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Few people are aware that Kenya's Game Department appointed a wildlife biologist as early as 1948. This was the late Desmond Vesey-Fitzgerald, universally known as 'Vesey', whose first assignment was to have been a vegetation survey of the Tsavo National Park. What a calamity that it never took...
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File AvailableVigne, L.; Martin, E.B. 1990 Increasing threats to Assam's rhinos. International Zoo News 37 (7): 28-30, figs. 1-3
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Indian Rhino
Kaziranga, large horn, weighs 875 gr. - illustrated
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File AvailableSkinner, J.D.; Smithers, R.H.N. 1990 The mammals of the southern African subregion, new edition. Pretoria, University of Pretoria, pp. i-xxxii, 1-771
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Black Rhino
A mass of up to about 1000 kg. The mean mass of live individuals from the Hluhluwe Game Reserve, Natal is males 852 kg (n=8), females 884 kg (n=6) (Hitchins, 1968b).
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File AvailableSkinner, J.D.; Smithers, R.H.N. 1990 The mammals of the southern African subregion, new edition. Pretoria, University of Pretoria, pp. i-xxxii, 1-771
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The maximum front horn length recorded by Best & Best (1977) for a specimen from northern Natal is 1,05 m, with a rear horn of 0,52 m, which is surpassed by several from East Africa where the maximum is 1,20 m and 0,445 m respectively.
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File AvailableSkinner, J.D.; Smithers, R.H.N. 1990 The mammals of the southern African subregion, new edition. Pretoria, University of Pretoria, pp. i-xxxii, 1-771
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Black Rhino
In Zululand the front horn in black rhinoceros is invariably longer than the back. In Hluhluwe-Umfolozi in 1973 only 2,5% of males had anterior horns = posterior, and none shorter (n=120). For females the figures are 14,2% and 5,7% (n=106). For 1985 the figures are for males 0% and 0% (n=58) a...
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File AvailableRueedi, D. 1990 T wie Tanaya. Zolli, Basel 64: 5, figs. 1-2
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Indian Rhino
Basel Zoo. Tanaya, adult female, weighs 1500 kg
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File AvailableSkinner, J.D.; Smithers, R.H.N. 1990 The mammals of the southern African subregion, new edition. Pretoria, University of Pretoria, pp. i-xxxii, 1-771
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White Rhino
Weight some 2 000-2 300 kg for males and females 1 600 kg
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File AvailableSkinner, J.D.; Smithers, R.H.N. 1990 The mammals of the southern African subregion, new edition. Pretoria, University of Pretoria, pp. i-xxxii, 1-771
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Black Rhino
Adult black rhinoceros stand about 1,6 m at the shoulder
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File AvailableSkinner, J.D.; Smithers, R.H.N. 1990 The mammals of the southern African subregion, new edition. Pretoria, University of Pretoria, pp. i-xxxii, 1-771
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White Rhino
With a shoulder height of up to 1,8 m for males and 1,77 m for females (Kirby, 1920)
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File AvailableSkinner, J.D.; Smithers, R.H.N. 1990 The mammals of the southern African subregion, new edition. Pretoria, University of Pretoria, pp. i-xxxii, 1-771
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White Rhino
The front is almost invariably longer than the hind, 1,58 m being the record length of a front horn from the Subregion (Best & Best, 1977), its accompanying rear horn 0,566 m.
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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Sumatran Rhino
Height at shoulder 125-140 cm
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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Sumatran Rhino
Trophy horn, record RW: 32 1/8 inch, circumference 17 3/8 inch, British Museum.
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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White Rhino
Length 370-400 cm
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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White Rhino
Tail 70 cm
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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Indian Rhino
Height at shoulder 170-190 cm
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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Javan Rhino
Record RW 32 inch and 10 3/4 inch, Java, British museum.
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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Javan Rhino
Length of body 200-310 cm
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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Javan Rhino
Weight 1400 kg
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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Javan Rhino
Length of tail 50-60 cm
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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Sumatran Rhino
Length of Body 250-315 cm
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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Indian Rhino
Record RW 24 inches, Assam 1909, British Museum. Average 11 inch.
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File AvailableChakraborty, A.; Bhattacharya, M.; Baishya, G. 1989 A note on the liver of Indian one horned rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis). Indian Veterinary Journal 66 (November): 1071-1072, figs. 1-4
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Indian Rhino
Weight in adult 12 kg, in full grown aborted fetus, 1.2 kg
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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Black Rhino
Length of tail 60 to 70 cm
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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Black Rhino
Weight 900 to 1600 kg
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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Black Rhino
Length of body 280 to 360 cm
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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Indian Rhino
Length of body 360-380 cm
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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Javan Rhino
Height at shoulder 140-150 cm
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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Indian Rhino
Weight 1800-2200 kg
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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White Rhino
Weight 2000-2700 kg
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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Sumatran Rhino
Length of tail 30-40 cm
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