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Great One-Horned Rhinocerous (Rhinocerous unicornis)

Switzerland Spalea Online
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@parvez :

about #105: I considered them as equal in length and weight. But according to wiipedia:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhinoceros

" The Indian rhinoceros, or greater one-horned rhinoceros, (Rhinoceros unicornis) has a single horn 20 to 60 cm long.[18] It is nearly as large as the African white rhino. Its thick, silver-brown skin folds into the shoulder, back, and rump, giving it an armored appearance. Its upper legs and shoulders are covered in wart-like bumps, and it has very little body hair. Grown males are larger than females in the wild, weighing from 2,500–3,200 kg (5,500–7,100 lb). Shoulder height is 1.75–2.0 m (5.7–6.6 ft). Females weigh about 1,900 kg (4,200 lb) and are 3–4 m (9.8–13 ft) long. The record-sized specimen was approximately 4,000 kg (8,800 lb).[19]  "
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@Spalea yeah I have seen it. But still doubt if they weighed the largest specimens of both subspecies. White rhino seems to be slightly longer whereas indian rhino seems to be wide and heavy and robust.
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@parvez :

Yes... Perhaps they use 2 differents ways for measuring their biggest individuals, from one continent (Africa) to the other one (Asian) Wink .

I considered them as equal, then as you did I found that the Indian rhino was rather massive (mainly because of its skin) wherewas the white rhino's horns impressed me much more.
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@Spalea i agree their horns are almost twice to that of indian rhino. But even though the skin makes them appear more massive i am sure at equal measurements of length and height they are heavier than white rhino.
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Satya Sinha Pavitri Female rhino translocated from Pobitora WLS, Assam to Dudhwa NP in 1984
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