Asian one horned rhinoceros
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History of Rhino Conservation in Nepal
Indian rhinoceros - Wikipedia
The Indian rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis), also called the greater one-horned rhinoceros closely related to the two African species. The Sumatran rhino may have diverged from the other Asian rhinos as long as 15 million years ago. The recovery of the greater one-horned rhino is among the greatest conservation success stories in Asia. Thanks to strict protection and management from.
Description:Chitwan National Park is home to the second largest population of greater one horned rhinoceros. An adult rhino usually weighs between Rhinos usually lead a solitary life, but they may also graze and wallow together. Calves follow their mothers for years. Females are sexually mature between 5 and 7 years old, while males mature at about 10 years of age. Historically, the rhinos were distributed in the floodplain and forest tracts in Brahmaputra, Ganges and Indus river valley.