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MAMMALS - RHINOCEROS

CHECK OUT AUSTRALIA ZOO'S AMAZING ANIMALS!

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ANIMAL FACTS - Rhinoceros

For a Southern White Rhino, the wallow in the landscape is just as important as the food, water and shelter. The mud is used as sun screen, to keep the biting insects off and a beauty aid to remove dead skin.

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Australia Zoo was lucky enough to welcome a gorgeous Southern White Rhino, DJ, on 1 April 2008.

Our Sub-Species

Southern White Rhinoceros

Ceratotherium simum simum
Our Amazing Southern White Rhinoceros(s) are currently on display

Threat Level

Near Threatened

Near Threatened

Southern White Rhinoceros(s) Profiles

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