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Rhinos (was Re: Euoplocephalus walking)



>Muybridge named the three paces of an elephant as walk, trot (usually
>done as a juvenile) and the amble, which has it's own timing different
>from most other animals' paces.  Rhinos can gallop (according to Dr
>Bakker).

Dr. R. McNeill Alexander has documented rhinos at a full gallop in the
Journal of Zoology (I can't recall the exact volume and issue, but sometime
in 1992 or 1993, if memory serves).

Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
Vertebrate Paleontologist     Webpage: http://www.geol.umd.edu
Dept. of Geology              Email:th81@umail.umd.edu
University of Maryland        Phone:301-405-4084
College Park, MD  20742       Fax:  301-314-9661