The western black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis longipes) or West African black
rhinoceros is a subspecies of the black rhinoceros, declared extinct by the IUCN
Nov 13, 2013 ... How the Western Black Rhino Went Extinct. Oh what a difference a century
makes. At the beginning of the 20th century, an estimated one ...
Apr 14, 2015 ... I'm hoping it's not true, but hearing rumours that the western black rhino has been
declared extinct due to horn poachers. Vile.
Apr 15, 2015 ... In fact, from 2006, the journal Pachyderm publishing a study from Cameroon
called "Probable extinction of the western black rhino".
Nov 10, 2011 ... Africa's western black rhino is now officially extinct according the latest review of
animals and plants by the world's largest conservation ...
Even so, black rhinos remain critically endangered, with poaching for their horns
... subspecies after the West African black rhino was declared extinct in 2011:.
The Javan and Sumatran rhinos are near extinction. Indian rhinos may be
coming back from the brink. Of the two African species, the white rhino has
Apr 15, 2015 ... With the Western black rhino extinct, conservationists are now focused on saving
the only five remaining members of the northern white rhino ...
Nov 7, 2013 ... The latest review of animals and plants by the International Union for
Conservation of Nature found the Western Black Rhino, a relative of the ...
The black rhino once roamed most of sub-Saharan Africa, but today is on the
verge of extinction due to poaching fueled by commercial demand.