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Hippopotamus
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Artiodactyla Family: Hippopotamidae Genus: Hippopotamus Species: Hippopotamus amphibius
The Hippopotamus (Hippopotamus amphibius) is a large, plant-eating African mammal, one of only two living and three (or four) recently extinct species in the family Hippopotamidae. Hippopotamuses ('hippopotami' is also... More »

Hippopotamus - Wikipedia

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The common hippopotamus (Hippopotamus amphibius), or hippo, is a large, mostly ...... Jump up ^ "BBC Nature — Dung eater videos, news and facts". Bbc.co .uk.

Hippopotamuses, Hippopotamus Pictures, Hippopotamus Facts ...

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Learn all you wanted to know about hippopotamuses with pictures, videos, photos, facts, and news from National Geographic.

Hippo Facts - Live Science

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Oct 30, 2014 ... Hippos are ideally suited for their amphibious lifestyle and are the third largest land animals on Earth!

Hippopotamus Facts | Hippo Information - Animal Fact Guide

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Did you know hippos can close their nostrils to keep water out when they're submerged? Learn more fun hippopotamus facts at Animal Fact Guide!

Amazing Facts about the Hippopotamus - OneKind

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Hippos bask on the shoreline and secrete an oily red substance, which gave rise to the myth that they sweat blood. The liquid is actually a skin moistener and ...

Fun Hippopotamus Facts for Kids - Interesting Information about ...

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Hippopotamuses are found in Africa. The name hippopotamus means 'river horse ' and is often shortened to hippo. The hippopotamus is generally considered ...

Hippo facts - Out to Africa

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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  ...

Fun Hippopotamus Facts for Kids - Fun Activities for Kids

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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  ...

Fun Facts and Information about Hippos! - National Geographic Kids

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Hippo facts for kids. Learn all about where hippos live, what they eat, how they have adapted and more here at National Geographic Kids.