Woolly Rhinoceros

Coelodonta antiquitatis

Coelodonta antiquitatis

The woolly rhinoceros (Coelodonta antiquitatis) is an extinct species of rhinoceros that was common in Europe and northern Asia during the Pleistocene epoch and survived until the last glacial period.  The genus name Coelodonta means “cavity tooth”. The woolly rhinoceros was a member of the Pleistocene megafauna.

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Krasnoyarsk Regional Local Lore Museum – Russia

Woolly Rhinoceros drawn by my husband.

Woolly Rhinoceros drawn by my husband.

 

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