Black Rhinoceros

Diceros bicornis

Black Rhinoceros, Diceros bicornis, photo © by Michael Plagens

Nairobi National Park, Kenya. Dec. 2014. Clinging to the right flank is an Oxpecker.

Lets hope that efforts to end poaching and habitat preservation work to save these magnificent animals. I have found quite a number of images of this individual based on the pattern of tears in the ears.

Rhinocerotidae -- Rhinoceros Family

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Kenya Natural History

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