The Indian rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis), also called the greater one-horned
rhinoceros ... In the early 1990s, between 1,870 to 1,895 rhinos were estimated to
have been alive. In 2015, a total ...
Oct 27, 2011 ... There are now only 44 Javan rhinos, all of whom live on the island of Java. ...
Like the Indian rhino, but shorter at 5ft to 5½ft How many left? ... A selection of
photo highlights from around the world, including Soissons cathedral ...
A female Indian rhinoceros with her calf photographed at Fort Worth Zoo in Texas
... Many animals have been killed for this hard, hair-like growth, which is revered
for ... The owner of the world's largest rhino farm would like to see the end of.
The biggest threat to the greater one-horned rhino, also known as the Indian
rhino, ... Many of the protected areas with rhinos have now reached the limit of
There are about 2,600 Indian Rhino left in the wild, but their numbers were less
than 200 early ... primarily located in Nepal, India and Assam (the highest Indian
rhino density in the world). ... Covers physiology, threats, habitat and much more.
Known as: Indian Rhino, Indian One-horned Rhino, Asian one-horned rhinoceros
, greater one-horned rhinoceros. Estimated numbers left in the wild: ...
The greater one-horned rhino lives in northern India and southern Nepal, in
riverine (floodplain) ... When fighting, Greater one-horned rhinos don't use their
horns very much; they use their sharp canines to bite. ... representing nearly 70%
of all the wild rhinos left in India and Nepal. ... Unite with rhino lovers around the
The Indian Rhinoceros's horn has been popular as a medicine for a long time. ... (
Source: Doubutsu Sekai-isan* Red Data Animals Kodansha) (*World ... Indian
Rhinoceros's horns are used as medicine, and this has happened for many years
. ... 200 Indian Rhinoceroses left because they had been hunted for their horns.
The preferred habitat of an Indian Rhinoceros is alluvial flood plains and areas ...
These animals are among the worlds' most endangered species. ... had vanished
from much of its range, and today only about 2500 survive in India and Nepal.
Jun 24, 2016 ... The greater one-horned rhinoceros has only one horn, unlike rhinos in Africa
who all have two horns. Learn more Indian rhino facts at Animal Fact Guide! ... as
vulnerable on IUCN's Red List with as few as 2700 left in the wild.