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Rhinoceros

CONSERVATION STATUS: Threatened

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Rhinos may look tough, but their skin is actually quite sensitive. They can sunburn, and biting insects "bug" them. That's why they like to wallow in mud—it puts a layer between their skin and the sun, and insects. Greater one-horned rhinos look as if they are wearing armor, but they are actually covered with a layer of skin that has many folds. Formerly called Indian rhinos, they are native to humid, swampy areas of Northeast India and Nepal. Greater one-horned rhinos are listed as Vulnerable on the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List of Threatened Species.

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