Indian Rhinoceros

The skin of the Indian rhinoceros has many loose folds as well as lumps, known as tubercles, giving it an armor-plated appearance.

Despite its size the Indian rhino is fast (25 mph) and agile. It is also a good swimmer and can dive to feed on aquatic plants.

Asia

At A Glance

Habitat

Swampy Grasslands

Diet

Grasses, fruits, shrubs, aquatic plants

Location

Northern India and Nepal