Sumatran rhinos are the hairiest of all five rhino species lending to their nickname “hairy rhinos”
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Sumatran are the only species of rhinos to have reddish-brown skin
The gorilla is the world’s largest primate
The Nile crocodile is the world’s largest reptile
The African elephant is the world’s largest land animal
The cheetah is the world’s fastest animal
The giraffe is the world’s tallest animal
The largest white rhino ever recorded weighed a whopping 10,000 lbs. That’s roughly the same weight as 20 adult male polar bears!
Asian adventures! You’ve made it all the way to the largest continent in the world by area (about a third of the world’s land is here). You have three destinations to visit here. Your first stop is India at the southern tip of ASIA. Then on to Indonesia first visiting SUMATRA, an island in western Indonesia. and then the UJUNG KULON NATIONAL PARK on the tiny island of Java.
First stop on your Asian adventure is INDIAthe seventh largest country in the world. India is located in Southern Asia, bordering the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal and is home to the Greater One-Horned rhinos. Although Greater One-Horned rhinos can be found in Nepal and Bengal, India has the largest population. Most of India’s rhinos can be found in the KAZIRANGA NATIONAL PARK
The proper name for this strange looking plant is Euphorbia damarana, although it’s also known as the Damara milk-bush. Click on the picture to find out a fun fact about the plant