The Northern White Rhino (Ceratotherium simum cottoni) of central Africa is now “possibly extinct” in the wild and the Javan Rhino (Rhinoceros sondaicus annamiticus) is ”probably extinct” in Vietnam, after poachers killed the last animal there in 2010. A small but declining population survives on the Indonesian island of Java.

Northern White Rhino--unfortunately there are only 5 known in the world today. There are none known in the wild and with the death today (Dec of one at a San Diego zoo, there are only 5 left at a Kenya reserve.

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Photography by © (Johan Swanepoel). White Rhinoceros (Ceratotherium Simum) approaching from front - Kruger National Park South Africa.

˚White Rhinoceros or Square-lipped rhinoceros / Breitmaulnashorn (Ceratotherium simum) - South Africa

~~Bush Portrait ~ White Rhinoceros or Square-lipped rhinoceros / Breitmaulnashorn (Ceratotherium simum) by AnyMotion~~

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[LRS Animals In Art] John Banovich, Great White Rhinoceros wall art

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flowerling: “ White Rhinoceros Portrait - Al Ain Zoo. UAE by ”

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Rhinoceros by TAJANI ABDELOUAHED, via Adult White Rhinoceros males defend territories of roughly one square mile, which they mark with vigorously scraped dung piles. It's a dirty job, but someone has to do it.

White Rhinoceros calf climbing on mother’s back on Lake Nakuru shore

White Rhinoceros calf climbing on mother’s back on Lake Nakuru shore

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Rhinoceros often abbreviated as rhino , is a group of five extant species of odd-toed ungulates in the family Rhinocerotidae

Sudan, pictured here, is the last male northern white rhinoceros in the world. Another photo of Sudan, taken by biologist Daniel Schneider, recently went viral. 'Want to know what extinction looks like? This is the last male Northern White Rhino,' Schneider tweeted. 'The Last. Nevermore.' (Photo by Tim Flach) via @AOL_Lifestyle Read more: https://www.aol.com/article/news/2017/11/15/stunning-new-photos-show-the-faces-of-animals-on-the-verg

Heartbreaking photos show faces of animals on the verge of extinction

Sudan, pictured here, is the last male northern white rhinoceros in the world. Another photo of Sudan, taken by biologist Daniel Schneider, recently went viral. 'Want to know what extinction looks like? This is the last male Northern White Rhino,' Schneider tweeted. 'The Last. Nevermore.' (Photo by Tim Flach) via @AOL_Lifestyle Read more: https://www.aol.com/article/news/2017/11/15/stunning-new-photos-show-the-faces-of-animals-on-the-verg

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White rhino - endangered - poached for their horn

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White rhinoceros Bruno (R) and Gracie are seen in their enclosure at Thoiry zoo and wildlife park, about 50 km (30 miles) west of Paris, France, March 7, 2017. Poachers broke into the zoo last night, shot dead four-year-old male white rhino called Vince, and sawed off its horn in what is believed to be the first time in Europe that a rhino in captivity has been attacked and killed. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann - RC1CD5C11990

White rhinoceros Bruno (R) and Gracie are seen in their enclosure at Thoiry zoo and wildlife park, about 50 km (30 miles) west of Paris, France, March 7, 2017. Poachers broke into the zoo last night, shot dead four-year-old male white rhino called Vince, and sawed off its horn in what is believed to be the first time in Europe that a rhino in captivity has been attacked and killed. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann - RC1CD5C11990

White rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) by Jean-Claude Sch. on 500px

White rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) by Jean-Claude Sch. on 500px

A young white rhinoceros translocated from South Africa waits to be released as part of a major operation to return rhinos to Botswana. © Neil Aldridge

A young white rhinoceros translocated from South Africa waits to be released as part of a major operation to return rhinos to Botswana. © Neil Aldridge

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rhino by Assaf Cohen - Photo 209443687 /

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