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The hippopotamus, whose hide alone can weigh half a ton, is the third-largest
living land mammal, after elephants and white rhinos. It was considered a female
Click here for more animal facts. Scientific Name is Hippopotamus Amphibius-
meaning River Horse. Hippo's are the 3rd largest land mammal after the elephant
Hippos bask on the shoreline and secrete an oily red substance, which gave rise
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The hippo is the world's third largest land animal after the elephant and the rhino.
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