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Average Size: 1-1.7m (3.3-5.6ft) and weighs 425-900kg (935-2000lbs)
Average Lifespan: 15-25 years
Range/ Distribution Map
Habitat description: Open savannas and grasslands near permanent sources of water in Eastern and southern Africa.
Behavior/Diet: Herbivore. Eats grasses. They are extremely sociable often in herds of 2000 members. Extremley agressive and dangerous when cornered or injured.
Conservation Status: non-threatened.
In the herd there are two hierarchies, one for each gender, much like wolves.