woolly rhinoceros

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Noun1.Woolly rhinoceros - extinct thick-haired species of Arctic regionswoolly rhinoceros - extinct thick-haired species of Arctic regions
rhino, rhinoceros - massive powerful herbivorous odd-toed ungulate of southeast Asia and Africa having very thick skin and one or two horns on the snout
genus Rhinoceros - type genus of the Rhinocerotidae
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Colbert (1935) described some remains housed at AMNH as Coelodonta platyrhinus (originally defined as Rhinoceros) and Rhinoceros sivalensis.
The complete skull and several neck vertebrae represent a new species, Coelodonta thibetana, of the now extinct animals, Wang and colleagues report in the Sept.
Wang and his colleagues identified Tibet as the mega herbivore cradle after discovering a new woolly rhino, Coelodonta thibetana.