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Find information on all species of rhino. In Africa, the Black Rhinoceros,
the White Rhinoceros and the Nile Rhinoceros. In Asia, the Indian Rhinoceros, the Javan Rhinoceros and the Sumatran Rhinoceros. All threatened with extinction. Also all publications on many fossil rhinos across the world. View the Galleria of Emilio Gargioni - rhinos in modern art.

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Turin 1827
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Latest References 
Guérin, C. et al., 1979. Les gisement pléistocène supérieur de la Grotte de Jaurens a Nespouls, Corrèze, France – Historique et généralités. Nouvelles Archives du Musée d’Histoire Naturelle de Lyon, Lyon; 17: 11-16, 4 figs, 1 Pl
Rookmaaker, L.C., 2015. The history and identity of a rhinoceros exhibited through Europe by Huguet of Massillia and sold to the Zoological Garden of Marseille, 1845-1862. Mésogée (Museum d'histoire naturelle de Marseille) 69: 41-78, table 1, pls. 1-10
Rookmaaker, L.C. et al., 2015. New literature in the Rhino Resource Center. Electronic Newsletter of the Rhino Resource Center no. 38 (March): 1-19
Dutta, D.K. et al., 2015. A study on the behavior and colonization of translocated Greater One-horned Rhinos Rhinoceros unicornis (Mammalia: Perissodactyla: Rhinocerotidae) during 90 days from their release at Manas National Park, Assam India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 7 (2): 6864-6877
Otiende, M.Y. et al., 2015. Epidemiology of Theileria bicornis among black and white rhinoceros metapopulation in Kenya. BMC Veterinary Research 11 (4), 1-7
Latest Forum Contributions 
Rhino Produce Do's and Don&#... by BRhinoKpr
Is there a list somewhere or can somebody give advice as to which produce items should not be fed to black rhinos? In my experience it is suggested to not feed: Citrus Parsnips Broccoli Raisins....Any other poor choices?...
Newsletter Dates by Kees
For the past eight year, we have sent out a quarterly newsletter with the latest rhino references of the past quarter in February, May, August and November. For internal reasons we are changing the sequence to have newsletters issued...
Black Rhino's Swim Ability by Nosey Rhino
What is the swim ability of Black Rhinos? If Black Rhinos can generally swim, do they swim well, or barely? And if "barely" then would individuals with larger horns have a harder time to the point of NOT being able to...
White Rhinos Swim-Ability by Nosey Rhino
I can't find a reputable article reporting on this, but my layman's research is pointing towards the White Rhino as possibly the only land mammal that cannot swim besides Giraffe (not sure) and Apes. If true, what are the...
Sumatran Rhino 'Breeding Cen... by Tom
Hopefully the 'IVF techniques' that BORA are attempting together with the world renowned team from Leibniz will result in success. However, the two females currently held by BORA have sever reproduction tract tumours and...
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