Sumatran Rhinoceros It is the smallest rhinoceros, although it is still a large mammal. This rhino stands m ft) high at the shoulder, with a head-and-body length of ft) and a tail of cm in). The weight is reported to range from 500
It's a boy! The birth of this Sumatran Rhino calf is a collaborative conservation success between the International Rhino Foundation, Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden & Save the Rhino International. Read the whole story & watch 2 amazing videos.
A critically endangered Sumatran rhinoceros was born Saturday, June at an Indonesian sanctuary, only the fourth birth in captivity in more than a century, boosting survival hopes for the species, say conservationists.
Sumatran Rhinoceroses (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis) at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardenis. It is the smallest extant rhinoceros species, as well as the one with the most hair. It can be found at very high altitudes in Borneo and Sumatra.
Scientists have decoded the genome of the Sumatran rhinoceros - one of the most threatened mammals on Earth. A genetic study shows the decline of one of the rarest mammals on Earth began during the last Ice Age.