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File AvailableBosi, E.J. 1996 Mating Sumatran rhinoceros at Sepilok Rhino Breeding Centre, Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia. Pachyderm 21: 24-27, fig. 1, table 1
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Sabah, Managed Breeding Centre. During penetration, the two flaps remained flaccid.
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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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Indian Rhino
Testitular morphology in Rhinoceros unicornis. Only a few macroscopic studies have dealt with the male reproductive organ in the rhinoceroses [4, 14, 16]. Testicular tissues and spermatogenesis have not been observed in any species of rhinoceroses using light microscopy. Because the greater In...
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File AvailableBhattacharyya, M.; Chakraborty, A.; Baishya, G.; Dey, S. 1992 Glans penis of the Indian one-horned rhinoceros ( Rhinoceros unicornis). Indian Journal of Animal Sciences 62: 950-951, figs. 1-5
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Indian Rhino
This study was conducted to elucidate the glans penis of Indian one-horned rhinoceros. The glans penis of 2 adult Indian one-horned rhinoceros was collected from the Assam State Zoo after death. Gross anatomical characteristics of the glans were noted immediately after collection. Small pieces...
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File AvailableSchaffer, N.E.; Beehler, B.A. 1990 Preliminary studies on the anatomy and ultrasonic images of the reproductive structure of three species of rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis, Diceros bicornis, Ceratotherium simum). Proceedings of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians 1990: 242-248, 2 figures, 1 table
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Gross anatomical examinations of the penis and testicles were performed in Ceratotherium simum, Diceros bicornis, Rhinoceros unicornis. The testicles are extra-abdominal and are located within the same skinfold as the penis. The testicles are oblate spheroids with a cranial-caudal longitudinal ...
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File AvailableSchaffer, N.E.; Beehler, B.A. 1990 Preliminary studies on the anatomy and ultrasonic images of the reproductive structure of three species of rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis, Diceros bicornis, Ceratotherium simum). Proceedings of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians 1990: 242-248, 2 figures, 1 table
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White Rhino
In the white rhino, the vagina is smooth with large longitudinal folds that course between the urethral opening and the cervix.. In a multiparous female (C. simum), thin mucous membrane tags 6.0 cm and 8.0 cm in height extending from the vaginal wall may have been hymen remnants. The cervix of ...
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File AvailableSchaffer, N.E.; Beehler, B.A. 1990 Preliminary studies on the anatomy and ultrasonic images of the reproductive structure of three species of rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis, Diceros bicornis, Ceratotherium simum). Proceedings of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians 1990: 242-248, 2 figures, 1 table
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The vagina is smooth with large longitudinal folds that course between the urethral opening and the cervix. In a nulliparous D. bicornis, a hymen blocked the vaginal canal just cranial to the urethral opening. This mucous membrane blockage was perforated by a hole. A septum through the hole di...
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File AvailableSchaffer, N.E.; Beehler, B.A. 1990 Preliminary studies on the anatomy and ultrasonic images of the reproductive structure of three species of rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis, Diceros bicornis, Ceratotherium simum). Proceedings of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians 1990: 242-248, 2 figures, 1 table
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Distances from the vulva to the ovary: bicornis 70 cm unicornis 85 cm simum 90 cm End
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File AvailableGodfrey, R.W. 1990 Up to my ears in rhinos. Around the Horn 1 (2): 4
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Over the past year, several reproductive tracts from female black and white rhinos have been obtained at necropsy. It appears that the major obstacle to be overcome is the overall length of the tract. In mature black and white rhinos, the entire tract was approximately 100 cm in length. The di...
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File AvailableSchaffer, N.E.; Beehler, B.A. 1990 Preliminary studies on the anatomy and ultrasonic images of the reproductive structure of three species of rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis, Diceros bicornis, Ceratotherium simum). Proceedings of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians 1990: 242-248, 2 figures, 1 table
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The male reproductive tract includes the bulbourethral, prostate and vesicular accessory sex glands, all within the pelvic canal. Ampullae were not evident in Ceratotherium simum, Diceros bicornis, Rhinoceros unicornis. The masculine uterus was evident in the African species.
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File AvailableSchaffer, N.E.; Beehler, B.A. 1990 Preliminary studies on the anatomy and ultrasonic images of the reproductive structure of three species of rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis, Diceros bicornis, Ceratotherium simum). Proceedings of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians 1990: 242-248, 2 figures, 1 table
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Gross anatomical examinations of the penis and testicles were performed in Ceratotherium simum, Diceros bicornis, Rhinoceros unicornis. The tip of the flaccid penis is directed caudally. During erection, the penis extends from the sheath and the glans swings forward. The fully erect penis exte...
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