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The Rumblehorn by IzzyMedrano The Rumblehorn by IzzyMedrano
The Rumblehorn is a large grassland Insectivore. 

It's horn is actually a hollow resonance chamber. 
The bony growth is an adaptation of the sinuses in the front of it's skull. It presses the horn against
the tall trees where it picks up the subtle vibrations of grubs and other insects burrowing
under the bark. It uses it's chisel-like teeth to scrape at the bark of the trees, and a flat
raspy tongue to collect the infestations of bugs. 

It must eat nearly a hundred pounds of insects every day.
When it is not foraging for food, it sleeps for fifteen or more hours each day to conserve energy.

The rumblehorn also uses it's horn in communication.
Blowing air across stiff bristle structures on the soft palette of it's mouth, the rumblehorn
emits a strange warbling thrum that is responsible for it's name.
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LmonLimeCat Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2014
detailed picture and description, i like it!!
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MarcSolArt Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2014
Sooo cute. :D
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Cloister Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
I like it.
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Phesant33 Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Very nice, great stuff
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gensanity Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
very cool creature 
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TomeRush Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2014
Ugly beast, but great art and information.
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DenzelAJackson Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Dang,this is really cool! I love the design of it and how vicious it looks, nice work!
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Facial-Tic Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2014  Professional Filmographer
haha that thing is sick. great writeup on it, thank you for working so hard on it!
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DanceDanceCat Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I bet those trees wish they were cacti now. XD
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