by • May 16, 2014 • Animals, MammalsComments Off on The biggest rhino in the world.1362

The biggest rhino in the world.

The biggest rhinoceros in the world is the white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum). The head and body length is around 4 m (13 ft), the shoulder height is 1,70 to 1,85 m (5 – 6 ft) and weight of the white rhino is in ranges from 1,3 – 3,6 tons (3000 to 8000 lb).


The heaviest recorded white rhino was about 4,5 tons (9920 lb). The longest front horn was 150 cm (59 in) but typically this part of body has 90 cm (35 in) in length.

Comments are closed.