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Rhinoceros unicornis Linnaeus 1758 (Indian rhinoceros)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 93972

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Rhinoceros according to T. Deng et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Rhinoceros (Ceratorhinus), Rhinoceros goldfussii, Rhinoceros leptodon, Rhinoceros leptorhinus, Rhinoceros minutus, Rhinoceros philippinensis, Rhinoceros sondaicus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 510.0, femur diameter 50.0, humerus length 430.0, humerus diameter 55.0, radius length 330.0, radius diameter 37.0, tibia length 360.0, tibia diameter 52.7, ulna length 470.0

Estimated body mass: 359.3 kg based on femur diameter, femur length, humerus diameter, humerus length, tibia diameter, tibia length, and ulna length