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Black Rhino at Howletts Wildlife Park Female Black Rhino Black rhinoceros,Diceros bicornis Click/tap to enlarge

Black Rhino at Howletts Wildlife Park

Female Black Rhino

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The black rhinoceros or hook-lipped rhinoceros, is a species of rhinoceros, native to the eastern and central areas of Africa including Kenya, Tanzania, Cameroon, South Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe, and Angola. Although the rhino was referred to as ''black'', it is actually more of a grey/brown/white color in appearance.

The other African rhinoceros is the white rhinoceros. These common names are misleading, as those two species are not really distinguishable by color. The word ''white''.. more

Similar species: Odd-toed Ungulates
Species identified by Jennifer Thain
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By Jennifer Thain

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Uploaded Apr 16, 2015. Captured Apr 10, 2015 11:14.
  • Canon EOS 600D
  • f/7.1
  • 1/332s
  • ISO160
  • 218mm