Scientific name: Loxodonta africana
Height: 3.2 m
Habitat: Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests, Flooded Grasslands and Savannahs, Miombo woodlands, Acacia savannahs.
Average life span in the wild: Up to 70 years
- Rhinos might be big, but they can run up to 40 miles per hour.
- Rhinos like the mud because it helps to protect their sensitive skin from the sun.
- The word rhinoceros comes from the Greek words for nose and horn.
- They have good hearing, but poor eyesight.