Sumatran Rhinoceros: The Sumatran Rhinoceros has been declared as one of the extinct animal in India. The sumatran rhinoceros is the smallest rhinoceros with two horns and only extant species of the genus Dicerorhinus. The extinct sumatran rhinoceros,once roamed and inhabited rainforests of India and neighbor north east Asian countries. They are now critically endangered species and estimated to number fewer than 275 only and found in neighbor countries of India.
Sumatran rhinoceros driven to EXTINCTION in the wild in Malaysia. An animal that was once found across most of Southeast Asia has now been reduced to less than 100 individuals in Indonesia's wild and nine in captivity. And humans are largely to blame, a study says.
A conservation group recently found tracks of a Sumatran rhino, thought to be extinct.The Sumatran rhinos are the smallest of the rhinos found in Asia and the only ones to have two horns. They are more closely related to the woolly mammoth than the other rhino species.
A Sumatran rhinoceros has given birth at an Indonesian sanctuary in a success for efforts to save the critically endangered species. The International Rhino Foundation said the female calf was born on Thursday, weighs about 45 pounds (20 kilograms) and looks healthy and active. "We...