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 ...
Oct 10, 2016 ... The rarest of the black rhino subspecies, the West African black rhinoceros, is
now recognized by the ICUN as extinct. The species, Diceros ...
But the Northern white rhino subspecies is believed to be extinct in the wild and
only a few captive individuals remain in a sanctuary in Kenya. Black rhinos have
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.
Even so, black rhinos remain critically endangered, with poaching for their horns
... subspecies after the West African black rhino was declared extinct in 2011:.
Mar 14, 2016 ... A pair of rare black rhinos, one with its horns removed as an anti-poaching
measure, graze in the bush in South Africa on Dec. 4, 2015.
An extinct species of rhino that lived in Mongolia, (Baluchitherium grangeri), was
the ... As recently as 1970, an estimated 65,000 black rhinos could be found ...
Nov 6, 2013 ... Africa's western black rhino is now officially extinct according the latest review of
animals and plants by the world's largest conservation ...
Apr 15, 2015 ... In fact, from 2006, the journal Pachyderm publishing a study from Cameroon
called "Probable extinction of the western black rhino".