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White rhinos eat different grasses, such as Pennisetum and Digitaria, while their black rhino relatives eat leaves and fruit from trees and bushes. The two rhino types are not different colors, but are instead distinguis... More »

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The northern white rhinoceros is considered critically endangered and is nearly extinct in the wild. As of 2014, there are only four left. Poaching drastically reduced its numbers during the 20th century. The southern wh... More »

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White rhinos live in flat, open woodland with nearby grassland and thick brush in sub-Saharan African parks and other dedicated, protected areas. Their range is a small fraction of what it once was, both due to habitat d... More »

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The typical gorilla diet includes bark, bamboo shoots, leaves, fruit, flowers, roots and stems, while the western lowland gorilla also eats ants, termites and larvae. The gorilla's diet changes based on location and the ... More »

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Gibbons primarily eat fruit, says National Geographic. They are particularly fond of figs. They supplement their fruit-based diet with a variety of plants. They also eat insects, bird eggs and small birds, says Enchanted... More »

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Silverback gorillas eat plants and parts of plants including the berries, bark, shoots and leaves. They also eat roots, wild celery and the inner pulp of trees. They prefer plants that are full of juice and have also bee... More »

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Rainforest animals eat a wide and varied diet, including fruit, leaves, insects, nuts, seeds, bark, grasses and other animals. The rainforest is estimated to contain approximately half the world's animal species. Some of... More »

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