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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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In Memoriam
It is with deep sadness that we have learned of the passing of Sandy Rookmaaker on the 17th September 2016. Sandy left behind her three children, seven grandchildren  and loving husband Kees Rookmaaker, the director and chief editor of the RRC.

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Literature
The RRC has 20.965 references with 20.660 downloadable PDFs.
Latest References 
Ma, Jiao et al., 2016. Isotopic evidence of foraging ecology of Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) in South China during the Late Pleistocene. Quaternary International: 8 pp., http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2016.09.043
Dal Piaz, G., 1916. Gli Odontoceti del Miocene bellunese. Memorie dell’Istituto Geologico della Regia Università di Padova, Premiata Società Cooperativa Tipografica, Padova; IV: 1-25, 4 Pls
Stefanini, G., 1916. Fossili del Neogene Veneto. Memorie dell’Istituto Geologico della Regia Università di Padova, Premiata Società Cooperativa Tipografica, Padova; IV: 1-14
Bona, F. et al., 2016. Villafranchian-Galerian mammal faunas transition in South-Western Europe - The case of the late Early Pleistocene mammal fauna of the Frantoio locality, Arda River (Castell’Arquato, Piacenza, Northern Italy). Geobios: 19 pp., 13 figs, 5 tabs [http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geobios.2016.06.002]
Friant, M., 1948. Sur la morphologie de l’articulation temporo-maxillaire chez les Rhinocéros et le Rhinoceros (Tichorhinus) antiquitatis en particulier. Bulletin du Musée royal d’Histoire naturelle de Belgique / Mededeelingen van het Koninklijk Natuurhistorisch Museum van België, Bruxelles; XXIV, n° 51: 1-7, 2 figs
Latest Forum Contributions 
Indian rhino experts needed for... by sguy
Hello, I am doing a story on Indian rhinos in Kaziranga for Mongabay. Can you please contact me if you have expertise to share? sguy (at) cybernex (dot) net Must hear back in the next few days. Thank you, Sharon
Medicating baby rhino by rhinorhodes
We have a 3.5 month old baby rhino who needs meds. At this age it's so hard to get them to take anything. We have tried banana, yoghurt, pellet balls etc. Anyone got any solutions I could try? Thank you
chutes for inmobilize rhinos by Tina Risch
Hi everyone, we at Erfurt Zoo/Germany also want to built a rhino chute for Training (ultrasound, blood,...). Could you please help me with some Pictures to get my brain moving Thanks Tina
Ratu gives birth by Kees
Exciting news from Way Kambas, Sumatra. Ratu delivered a girl baby on 12 May 2016 at 4.42 am. Here is the IRF press release: LAMPUNG, Indonesia — The International Rhino Foundation (IRF) is pleased to announce the birth of a female...
Aging rhino calves by LHofstra
This is exactly what I have been looking for thank you so much! These drawings are perfect, the only photos I could find were terrible quality photos in 2 research papers! You have made my day!
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