Javan rhinoceros

species of mammal

The Javan rhinoceros (Rhinoceros sondaicus) is a herbivorous browser that belongs to the order of the Perissodactyla and is one of the three species of rhino native to Asia. Scientists think about 60 are alive.[1]

Javan rhinoceros
Javan Rhino 1900.jpg
A Javan rhinoceros in 1900
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R. sondaicus
Binomial name
Rhinoceros sondaicus
Desmarest, 1822
Javan Rhino Range.svg

ReferencesEdit

  1. Setiawan, R.; Gerber, B. D.; Rahmat, U. M.; Daryan, D.; Firdaus, A. Y.; Haryono, M.; Khairani, K. O.; Kurniawan, Y.; Long, B.; Lyet, A.; Muhiban, M. (2018). "Preventing Global Extinction of the Javan Rhino: Tsunami Risk and Future Conservation Direction". Conservation Letters. 11 (1): e12366. doi:10.1111/conl.12366.