Start White rhino speed dating

White rhino speed dating

The white rhinoceros has square lips used for eating grass.

The catch: he's the world's last male white northern rhino and desperately needs to mate. Scientists would use Sudan's sperm to fertilize an egg from one of the two last northern white rhino females: 17-year-old Satu or 27-year-old Najin.

Although the rhinoceros is referred to as black, its colors vary from brown to grey.

The other African rhinoceros is the white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum).

As with many other components of the African large mammal fauna, black rhinos probably had a wider range in the northern part of the continent in prehistoric times than today.

However this seems to have not been as extensive as that of the white rhino.

However, there are 17,000 other potential female southern white rhino suitors." Sudan's profile will be seen on Tinder in 190 countries and more than 40 languages and users who match with him will be presented the option to donate toward Ol Pejeta Conservancy's $9 million goal to create in vitro fertilization methods for rhinos.

"It's never ever has been done in rhinos before," Head of Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Richard Vigne, told the BBC.

The longest known black rhinoceros horn measured nearly 1.5 m (4.9 ft) in length.