Ceratotherium


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Related to Ceratotherium: white rhinoceros, White rhino
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Noun1.Ceratotherium - African genusCeratotherium - African genus        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
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2002: Remote assessment of stress in white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) and black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis) by measurement of adrenal steroids in feces.
The results demonstrated that Odocoileus virginianus texanus and Ceratotherium simum simum clustered firstly, giving closest relationship, then clustered with Bos indicus, Pantholops hedgsoni, Ovis aries and Capra hircus, all of the six species formed one group.
Experimental Mycobacterium bovis infection in three white rhinoceroses (Ceratotherium simum): susceptibility, clinical and anatomical pathology.
The species (there is still ongoing debate whether it is a distinct species or a subspecies of the white rhinoceros) is called Ceratotherium simum cottoni and is thought to have gone extinct in the wild over 10 years ago, even though it is still (http://www.iucnredlist.org/details/4183/0) listed as critically endangered (possible extinct in the wild) in the International Union for Conservation of Nature's Red List of Threatened Species, an entry that was last updated in 2011.
Common ungulates include plains zebra (Equus burchelli), impala (Aepyceros melampus), dik-dik (Madoqua kirkii), Grant's gazelle (Gazella granti), African elephant (Loxodonta africana), hartebeest (Alcelaphus buselaphus), oryx (Oryx beisa), eland (Taurotragus oryx), giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis), buffalo (Syncerus caffer), gerenuk (Litocranius walleri), black rhino (Diceros bicornis), white rhino (Ceratotherium simum), Grevys zebra (Equus grevyi), and waterbuck (Kobus ellipsiprymnus) [33].
Diagnosis and management of a patent urachus in a white rhinoceros calf (Ceratotherium simum simum).
Phylogenetic tree clusters generated by NJ method at bootstrap 1000 replicates were rooted against outgroup Dicerorhinus sumatrensis harrissoni indicating long distance evolutionary separation between the white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum simum) and the black rhinoceros (D.
2014); indeed, if enough features are recorded, leopard, snow leopard, tiger, white rhino Ceratotherium simum and black rhino Diceros bicornis individuals may be identified from spoor alone (Stander et al.