File AvailableKhayale, C.; Omondi, P.; Kariuki, L.; Muruthi, P.; Gichohi, N.; Stejskal, J.; Mulama, M.; Okita-Ouma, B.; Gaymer, J.; Chege, G.; Amin, R. 2021 Kenya's first White Rhino Conservation and Management Action Plan. Pachyderm 62: 112-118
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Africa - Eastern Africa - Kenya
Conservation
White Rhino
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File AvailableBadenhorst, S.; Ratshinanga, R.; Parrini, F.; Niekerk, K.L. van; Henshilwood, C.S. 2021 Rhinoceros from the Middle Stone Age in the Eastern and Western Cape of South Africa. Pachyderm 62: 53-62
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableKnight, M. 2021 Rapport du Groupe de Spécialistes du Rhinocéros d’Afrique. Pachyderm 62: 16-28
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Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableKnight, M. 2021 African Rhino Specialist Group Chair report. Pachyderm 62: 16-28
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Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableMassawe, E. 2021 Development of an intelligent tracking system for monitoring rhinos and elephants: A case study of Ngorongoro conservation area. Thesis presented to Nelson Mandela AFrican Institution of Science and Technology, Arusha, Tanzania, pp. 1-129
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Species:
Africa - Eastern Africa - Tanzania
Conservation
Black Rhino
Events such as poaching, accidents, unexpected adverse health events (e.g., heart problems, seizures, heart stroke, dizziness, breathing problems, bleeding and broken bones) have adverse impact on animals’ health. Many of such events, if known to someone in a position to assist the animal, can ...
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File AvailableLinn, S.N. 2021 What the rhino's voice tells: Information encoded in the vocalizations of Southern White Rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum simum). Thesis presented to Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität, Hannover, pp. 1-168 - DOI: https://doi.org/10.15488/11465
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Species:
Africa
Behaviour
White Rhino
In many mammalian species, acoustic communication is essential as a mode of signalling for the transmission of information and thus for coordinating social interactions. It is assumed that animals living in a more complex social environment will exhibit greater complexity in their acoustic commun...
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File AvailableAnonymous 2021 Rhinos at Loisaba. Kenya, Loisaba Conservancy, pp. 1-8
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Africa - Eastern Africa - Kenya
Conservation
Black Rhino
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File AvailableDonnelly, K.A.; Miller, M.A.; Grobler, D.; Buss, P.; Niekerk, P. van; Kleynhans, L.; Kerr, T.J.; Citino, S.B. 2021 Serological evidence of Coxiella burnetii infection in the white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) in South Africa. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 52 (2): 573-579 - DOI: 10.1638/2020-0154
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Species:
Africa
Diseases
White Rhino
Coxiellosis, or Query (Q) fever, a disease caused by the intracellular bacteria Coxiella burnetii, was recently described in a managed breeding herd of white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) in the southeastern United States. Clinical disease often results in abortion and could represent a conser...
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File AvailableSullivan, S. 2021 Cultural heritage and histories of the Northern Namib: historical and oral history observations for the Draft Management Plan, Skeleton Coast National Park 2021/2022-2030/2031. Future Pasts Working Papers 12: 1-76
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Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - Namibia
Conservation
Black Rhino
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File AvailableSullivan, S.; Urikhob, S.; Koetting, B.; Muntifering, J.; Brett, R. 2021 Historicising black rhino in Namibia: colonial-era hunting, conservation custodianship, and plural values. Future Pasts Working Papers 13: 1-33
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Africa - Southern Africa - Namibia
Distribution
Black Rhino
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File AvailableBlerk, C. van 2021 Faculty performs first ever CT scan on a live adult rhino in South Africa. News of Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Diseases
White Rhino
Care for Wild Rhino Sanctuary and the University of Pretoria's Faculty of Veterinary Science in Onderstepoort, are celebrating a milestone in veterinary healthcare and diagnostic imaging as well as rhino conservation, after the first ever successful CT scan on a live rhino in South Africa.
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File AvailableParker, D.M. 2021 Mammals in the mountains: An historical review and updated checklist of the mammals of the Mountain Zebra National Park. Koedoe 63 (1) a1683: 1-10 - doi.org/10.4102/koedoe.v63i1.1683
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Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Taxonomy
Black Rhino
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File AvailableFerreira, S.; Greaver, C.; Simms, C.; Dziba, L. 2021 The impact of COVID-19 Government responses on rhinoceroses in Kruger National Park. African Journal of Wildlife Research 51 (1): 100-110 - https://doi.org/10.3957/056.051.0100
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Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Distribution
African Rhino Species
Global COVID-19 responses by governments restricted international travel, imposed national lockdowns, reduced economies, and influenced people's livelihoods. Travel restrictions and national lockdowns may constrain international illegal supply chains of high value wildlife products such as rh...
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File AvailableSvanberg, I.; Stahlberg, S. 2021 Thunberg's barbary lion. Svenska Linnesallskapets Arsskrift 2021: 182-184
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Species:
Africa - Northern Africa
History
All Rhino Species
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File AvailableNhleko, Z.N.; Ahrens, R.; Ferreira, S.M.; McCleery, R.A. 2021 Poaching is directly and indirectly driving the decline of South Africa’s large population of white rhinos. Animal Conservation 25 (2): 151-163 - https:doi:10.1111/acv.12720
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Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Conservation
White Rhino
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File AvailableHernandez, J. 2021 Conservationists flew 30 White rhinos to Rwanda in a huge operation to protect them. National Public Radio npr.org/org/2021/11/30/10600574631 rhinos-translocation-move-white-rwanda-south-africa: 1-6, 3 images
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Species:
Africa - Eastern Africa - Rwanda
Translocation - Records
White Rhino
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File AvailableSeet, S. 2021 Wettlauf gegen die Zeit: Wie das BioRescue-Team das Nördliche Breitmaulnashorn rettet. Biologie Unserer Zeit 2021 (2): 51-53
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Species:
Africa
Conservation
Nile Rhino
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File AvailableJenikejew, J.; Wauters, J.; Dehnhard, M.; Scheumann, M. 2021 The female effect—how female receptivity influences faecal testosterone metabolite levels, socio-positive behaviour and vocalization in male Southern white rhinoceroses. Conservation Physiology 9 (1): 1-15 - https://doi.org/10.1093/conphys/coab026
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Species:
Africa
Behaviour
White Rhino
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File AvailableKubikova, P. 2021 Morfologické srovnání nosorožce tuponosého a n. Cottonova. Thesis presented to Jihoreská univerzita v reských Bud?jovicích, pp. 1-61
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Species:
Africa
Morphology
White Rhino
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File AvailableNdlovu, M. 2021 Integrating Nguni cattle into Black rhino reserves: could this be a novel community-based conservation model?. Academic Letters 2021 (Aug) article 3242: 1-8, https://doi.org/10.20935/AL3242
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Eastern Africa - Tanzania
Management
Black Rhino
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File AvailableHumane Society International 2021 Impacts of Trophy hunting. Black Rhino Fact Sheet 21 Jul 2021: 1-9, 4 figures
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Species:
Africa
Conservation
Black Rhino
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File AvailableMeuffels, J.; Lueders, I.; Bertschinger, H.; Luther-Binoir, I.; Pohlin, F.; Gerber, L.; Tindall, B. 2021 Cardiopulmonary parameters and arterial blood gases during etorphine-medetomidine-midazolam immobilization in free ranging Black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis) undergoing electro-ejaculation-a preliminary study. Frontiers in Veterinary Science (www.frontiersin.org) 8 (Dec) article 740614: 1-6, 2 tables, https://doi:10.3389/fvets.2021.740614
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Reproduction - Management methods
Black Rhino
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File AvailableNaidoo, R.; Beytell, P.; Malherbe, A.; Middleton, A.; Perche, J.; Muntifering, J.R. 2021 Heterogeneous consumer preferences for local community involvement in nature-based tourism drive triple-bottom-line gains. Conservation Science and Practice 2021 (3) e425: 1-13, 2 figures, 4 tables, https://doi.org/10.1111/csp2.425
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - Namibia
Management
Black Rhino
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File AvailableChileshe, J. 2021 Identification of immunological biomarkers for detection of Mycobacterium bovis in African Rhinoceros. Doctor of Philosophy (Molecular Biology) Dissertation presented to Stellenbosch University , pp. i-xix, 1-144, 9 figures, 9 tables, Appendix I & II w/supplementary table
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Subject:
Species:
Africa
Diseases - Bacterial
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableBruin, M. de; Schmitz, P.M.U. 2021 The application of forensic geomorphology in rhinoceros poaching investigations in Africa. South African Geographical Journal 103: 43-63 - https://doi.org/10.1080/03736245.2020.1835700
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Species:
Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableAouraghe, H.; van der Made, J.; Haddoumi, H.; Agusti, J.; Benito-Calvo, A.; Rodriguez-Hidalgo, A.; Lazagabaster, I.A.; Soubir, M.; Mhambi, H.; El Atmani, A; Ewague, A., Sala-Ramos, R., Chacon, M.G. 2021 New materials of the white rhinoceros Ceratotherium simum and auerochs Bos primigenius from a Late Pleistocene terrace of the Oued el Hai (NE Morocco) - two elements of the Maghrebi Palearctic fauna. Historical Biology 2021: 1-19 - https://doi.org/10.1080/08912963.2021.1995381
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Northern Africa - Morocco
Distribution
Nile Rhino
Most biogeographers considered the Maghreb to be part of the Palearctic biogeographic region, though it is relatively recently that the proportion of Palearctic species increased there. How and when exactly these biogeographic changes occurred is not well understood, but they are probably the res...
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File AvailableSimpson, G.; Thompson, P.N.; Saegerman, C.; Marcotty, T.; Letesson, J-J.; Bolle, X. de; Godfroid, J. 2021 Brucellosis in wildlife in Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Scientific Reports (www.nature.com/scientificreports) 2021 11: 5960: 1-16, 3 figures, 7 tables, https://doi.org/10.10.38/s41598-021-85441-w
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Subject:
Species:
Africa
Diseases - Bacterial
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableZeller, U.; Goettert, T. 2021 Humans, megafauna and landscape structure – Rock engravings from Namibia encourage a comparative approach to central Europe and southern Africa. Vertebrate Zoology 71: 631-643 - DOI 10.3897/vz.71.e72811
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Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - Namibia
Distribution
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableLueders, I.; Twink Allen, W.R. 2020 Managed wildlife breeding-an undervalued conservation tool?. Theriogenology 150: 48-54 - https://doi.org/10.1016/j.theriogenology.2020.01.058
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Subject:
Species:
Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
Knowledge of and the technologies and resources applied to the ex situ care for wildlife have improved greatly in recent years. This has resulted in numerous successes bringing back populations from the brink of extinction by the reintroduction or restoration of animals from conservation breeding...
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File AvailableGeraads, D. 2020 Perissodactyla (Rhinocerotidae and Equidae) from Kanapoi. Journal of Human Evolution 140 (102373): 1-9
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Species:
Africa - Eastern Africa - Kenya
Taxonomy
African Rhino Species
The Kanapoi collection of Rhinocerotidae, first studied by Hooijer and Patterson (1972), now consists of 25 specimens and substantial reinterpretation of their affinities is made here. Kanapoi post-dates the extinction of Brachypotherium and the whole collection belongs to the Dicerotini. It is i...
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File AvailablePohlin, F.; Hofmeyr, M.; Hooijberg, E.H.; Blackhurst, D.; Reuben, M.; Cooper, C.; Meyer, L.C.R. 2020 Challenges to animal welfare associated with capture and long road transport in boma-adapted black (Diceros bicornis) and semi-captive white (Ceratotherium simum simum) rhinoceroses. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 56 (2): 294-305 - https://doi.org/10.7589/2019-02-045
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Subject:
Species:
Africa
Translocation
Black Rhino
Capture and transport are part of translocation and expose animals to a variety of stressors that can lead to morbidity and mortality. We aimed to establish a better understanding of the physiologic responses to capture and transport in black (Diceros bicornis) and white (Ceratotherium simum) rhi...
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File AvailableKipkorir, K.C.; Angienda, P.O.; Onyango, D.N.; Onyango, P.O. 2020 Antibiotic resistance of Escherichia coli from humans and black rhinoceroses in Kenya. Ecohealth 17: 41-51
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Subject:
Species:
Africa
Diseases
Black Rhino
Upsurge of antibiotic resistance in wildlife poses unprecedented threat to wildlife conservation. Surveillance of antibiotic resistance at the human–wildlife interface is therefore needed. We evaluated differences in antibiotic resistance of Escherichia coli isolates from human and the endanger...
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File AvailableWill, S. 2020 Rettung aus dem Labor. Der Spiegel 2020 (2), 4 January 2020: 104-105
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Species:
Africa - Eastern Africa
Conservation
Nile Rhino
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File AvailableChapman, L.A.; White, P.C.L. 2020 Stakeholder perspectives on the value and challenges of private rhinoceros ownership in South Africa. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 25 (2): 187-197 - DOI: 10.1080/10871209.2020.1697838
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
The value of private sector rhinoceros conservation in South Africa is a topic of much debate, often fueled by controversies surrounding trade in rhinoceros horn. We used semi-structured interviews (n = 16) to assess perceptions of private rhinoceros owners and other stakeholders regarding the va...
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File AvailableVigne, R. 2020 Quest to save the northern white rhino. Swara Jan.-March 2020: 22-25
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Species:
Africa - Eastern Africa - Kenya
Conservation
Nile Rhino
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File AvailableVollrath, F.; Chen, F. 2020 Why discuss fake rhino horns?. Swara Jan.-March 2020: 50-55
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Species:
Africa
Trade
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableGlenn, I. 2020 The Paris Bloubok (Hippotragus leucophaeus (Pallas, 1766) [Bovidae]) and its provenance. Zoosystema (Paris) 42 (5): 77-84
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Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Taxonomy
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableNaro, E.M.; Maher, S.M.L.; Muntifering, J.R.; Eichenwald, A.J.; Clark, S.G. 2020 Syndicate recruitment, perceptions, and problem solving in Namibian rhinoceros protection. Biological Conservation 243 (108481): 1-9 - https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2020.108481
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - Namibia
Conservation
Black Rhino
In the last decade, poaching of high-profile wildlife species has increased across Africa, particularly threatening the viability of rhinoceros populations. Protection efforts and anti-poaching measures have increased across the continent, but a lack of research on the motivations driving the rec...
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File AvailableLunstrum, E.; Giva, N. 2020 What drives commercial poaching? From poverty to economic inequality. Biological Conservation 245: 1-10 - https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2020.108505
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Subject:
Species:
Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
Over the last decade, South Africa and its iconic Kruger National Park have experienced a steep increase in the killing of rhinoceros for its horn, which is reaching staggering prices largely in Asian markets. This is a key piece of the larger illegal wildlife trade (IWT). Drawing on fieldwork in...
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File AvailableEngelbrecht, A. 2020 An appraisal theory approach to news reports on rhino poaching in South Africa. Language Matters 51 (1): 86-112
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Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
South Africa is home to the world’s largest population of rhinoceroses. Over the past decade there has been a dramatic increase in the number of rhinos poached for their horns. These horns are smuggled out of South Africa and sold on the black markets of Southeast Asia, either as a party drug o...
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File AvailableDuncan, N.; Save African Rhino Foundation 2020 News and events. Newsletter of the Save African Rhino Foundation 34 (1): 1-24
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Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - Zimbabwe
Conservation
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableRoth, Annie 2020 As tourism vanishes in Africa, emboldened poachers move in. New York Times 11 April 2020: 9
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Species:
Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableBurnham, S. 2020 DNA analysis and sequencing of seized rhino horns and toenails. IMSAloquium 2020: 1
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Subject:
Species:
Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableMuntifering, J.R.; Clark, S.; Linklater, W.L.; Hebach, E.; Cloete, J.; Uri-Khob, S.; Jacobs, S.; Knight, A.T. 2020 Lessons from a conservation and tourism cooperative: the Namibian black rhinoceros case. Annals of Tourism Research 82: 1-10 - DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annals.2020.102918
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - Namibia
Conservation
Black Rhino
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File AvailableGippoliti, S.; Groves, C.P. 2020 Cryptic problematic species and troublesome taxonomists: A tale of the Apennine Bear and the Nile White Rhinoceros. In: Angelici F., Rossi L. (eds) Problematic Wildlife II. Springer, Cham: pp. 509-527
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Subject:
Species:
Africa
Taxonomy
Nile Rhino
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File AvailableEmslie, R. 2020 Ceratotherium simum, white rhino. In: IUCN 2020. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. <www.iucnredlist.org>: pp. 1-17
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Species:
Africa
Conservation
White Rhino
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File AvailableEmslie, R. 2020 Diceros bicornis, black rhino. In: IUCN 2020. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. <www.iucnredlist.org>: pp. 1-15
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Species:
Africa
Conservation
Black Rhino
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File AvailableCollins, A.; Cox, C.; Marire, J. 2020 On the judicial annulment of the ‘domestic’ trade moratorium in South African rhinoceros horn: a law and economics perspective. European Journal of Law and Economics 2020: 1-12 - https://doi.org/10.1007/s10657-020-09648-4
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Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Trade
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableDean, C.; Hinsley, A. 2020 Campaigning to bring about change. In: Sutherland, W.J. et al. (ed), Conservation research, policy and practice. London: pp. 277-292
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Species:
Africa
Conservation
All Rhino Species
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File AvailablePlotz, R.D.; Linklater, W.L. 2020 Oxpeckers help rhinos evade humans. Current Biology 30 (10): 1965-1969.e2 - https://doi.org/10.1016/ j.cub.2020.03.015
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Subject:
Species:
Africa
Ecology
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableGippoliti, S. 2020 Everything mammal conservation biologists always wanted to know about taxonomy (but were afraid to ask). Journal for Nature Conservation 54 (125793): 1-6
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Species:
Africa
Taxonomy
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableDuthe, V.; Defossez, E.; Westhuizen, R. van der; Glauser, G.; Rasmann, S. 2020 Out of scale out of place: Black rhino habitat use across the hierarchical organisation of the savanna ecosystem. Conservation Science and Practice 2020: 1-10
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Subject:
Species:
Africa
Ecology
Black Rhino
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File AvailableGoosen, W.J.; Kerr, T.J.; Kleynhans, L.; Buss, P.E.; Cooper, D.; Warren, R.; Helden, P.D. van; Schroeder, B.; Parsons, S.D.C.; Miller, M.A. 2020 The Xpert MTB/RIF Ultra assay detects Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex DNA in white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) and African elephants (Loxodonta africana). Scientific Reports (Nature) 10 (Article number: 14482): 1-9 - https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-71568-9
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Subject:
Species:
Africa
Diseases
White Rhino
The study describes the novel use of the Xpert MTB/RIF Ultra assay for detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex (MTBC) DNA in samples from white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) and African elephants (Loxodonta africana). Culture negative respiratory sample matrices were spiked to determin...
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File AvailableFabregas, M.C.; Fosgate, G.T.; Ganswindt, A.; Bertschinger, H.J.; Hofmeyr, M.; Meyer, L.C.R. 2020 Rehabilitation method affects behavior, welfare, and adaptation potential for subsequent release of orphaned white rhinoceros. Acta Ethologica 23: 105-114 - https://doi.org/10.1007/s10211-020-00343-w
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Behaviour
White Rhino
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File AvailableDearlove, R. 2020 Poem For Killer [heroic anti-poaching K9 ranger dog in Kruger NP]. Sydney, Dearlove, pp. 1-2
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Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
FOR KILLER
A legend in the world of anti-poaching
Alert and aware as these cruel men were approaching
Quiet and obedient until Amos said ‘Let’s go’
Avoiding bullets and pangas, Killer would stun the foe
A fiercely loyal protector
Heaven help any intruder
Who tried anyth...
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File AvailableClements, H.S.; Knight, M.; Jones, P.; Balfour, D. 2020 Private rhino conservation: diverse strategies adopted in response to the poaching crisis. Conservation Letters 2020: e12741: 1-8
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Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Conservation
White Rhino
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File AvailableChaffee, J. 2020 Synthetic rhino horns as a conservation method. Honours Thesis presented to the College of the Holy Cross, pp. 1-28
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Species:
Africa
Trade
All Rhino Species
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File AvailableHopcraft, J.G.C.; Laurenson, M.K. 2020 Markus Borner, a life at the conservation front line. Conservation Biology 34 (3): 769-770
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Species:
Africa
History
All Rhino Species
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File AvailableVincent, C. 2020 Etat des lieux de la stratégie de lutte contre le braconnage des rhinocéros en Afrique du sud. Thesis presented to the University of Liege, Belgium
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Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableRyder, O.A.; Friese, C.; Greely, H.T.; Sandler, R.; saragusty, J.; Durrant, B.S.; Redford, K.H. 2020 Exploring the limits of saving a subspecies: The ethics and social dynamics of restoring northern white rhinos (Ceratotherium simum cottoni). Conservation Science and Practice 2020;e241: 1-8 - https://doi.org/10.1111/csp2.241
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Eastern Africa
Conservation
Nile Rhino
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File AvailableLe Roux, N.; Ferreira, S. 2020 Age structure changes indicate direct and indirect population impacts in illegally harvested black rhino. PLoS ONE 15(7): e0236790: 1-10 - https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0236790
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Ecology
African Rhino Species
Overharvesting affects the size and growth of wildlife populations and can impact population trajectories. Overharvesting can also severely alter population structure and may result in changes in spatial organisation, social dynamics and recruitment. Understanding the relationship between overhar...
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File AvailablePohlin, F.; Buss, P.; Hooyberg, E.H.; Meyer, L.C.R. 2020 Midazolam alters acid-base status less than azaperone during the capture and transport of southern white rhinoceroses (Ceratotherium simum simum). Animals 10 - 1323: 1-13 - doi:10.3390/ani10081323
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Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Translocation
White Rhino
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File AvailableJewell, Z.C.; Alibhai, S.K.; Law, P.R.; Uiseb, K.; Lee, S. 2020 Monitoring rhinoceroses in Namibia’s private custodianship properties. PeerJ 8:e9670: 1-21 - https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.9670
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - Namibia
Conservation
Black Rhino

Routinely censusing rhinoceros’ populations is central to their conservation and protection from illegal killing. In Namibia, both white (Ceratotherium simum) and black (Diceros bicornis) rhinoceros occur on private land, in the latter case under a custodianship program of the Namibian Mini...
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File AvailableTichagwa, T.; Pegg, N.; Ndagurwa, H.G.T.; Zhuwau, C. 2020 Factors influencing the diurnal behaviour of white rhino (Ceratotherium simum) in Matobo National Park, Zimbabwe. African Journal of Ecology 2020 - early view: https://doi.org/10.1111/aje.12770
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - Zimbabwe
Ecology
White Rhino
Activity periods and diurnal behaviour of southern white rhino (Ceratotherium simum simum) were studied in Matobo National Park, Zimbabwe, from August 2016 to July 2017 using camera trapping and focal group sampling, respectively. Camera trap data showed that diurnal and nocturnal movements of wh...
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File AvailableRoot, M. 2020 On the road for rhino. Swara, Nairobi July-September 2020: 131-133
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Species:
Africa - Eastern Africa - Kenya
Conservation
African Rhino Species
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File AvailablePatton, F. 2020 Wildlife and the real cost of Covid-19. Swara, Nairobi July-September 2020: 24-29
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Species:
Africa - Eastern Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableMkapa, B. 2020 Covid-19: conservation and tourism need greater support. Swara, Nairobi July-September 2020: 22-23
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Africa - Eastern Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableFerreira, S.; Le Roux, N.; Greaver, C.; Dreyer, C. 2020 Comparison of mark-recapture and block-count-based estimation of black rhinoceros populations. African Journal of Wildlife Research 50 (1): 167-175
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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Black Rhino
The impact of global wildlife trafficking on biological diversity imposes pressures on authorities to respond. Reliable estimates of population sizes of keystone species such as rhinoceroses (rhinos) are often a key requirement to evaluate the effectiveness of interventions. Black rhinoceroses (D...
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File AvailableJenikejew, J.; Chaignon, B.; Linn, S.; Scheumann, M. 2020 Proximity-based vocal networks reveal social relationships in the Southern white rhinoceros. Nature: Scientific Reports 10:15104: 1-12 - https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-72052-0
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Africa - Southern Africa
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White Rhino
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File AvailableOkita-Ouma, B.; Langevelde, F.van; Heitkonig, I.M.A.; Maina, P.; Wieren, S.E. van; Prins, H.H.T. 2020 Relationships of reproductive performance indicators in black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis michaeli) with plant available moisture, plant available nutrients and woody cover. African Journal of Ecology 2020: 1-15
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Africa - Eastern Africa - Kenya
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Black Rhino
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File AvailableGoss, S. 2020 Review of Bridget Martin: Survival or extinction? How to save elephants and rhinos. Pachyderm 61: 200-202
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Africa
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Asian Rhino Species
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File AvailablePatton, F.J.; Campbell, P.E.; Genade, A. 2020 The Battle for breeding rights - male behaviour at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, Uganda. Pachyderm 61: 194-196
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Africa - Eastern Africa - Uganda
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White Rhino
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File AvailablePenny, S.G.; White, R.L.; MacTavish, D.; MacTavish, L.; Scott, D.M.; Pernetta, A.D. 2020 Does dehorning lead to a change in inter-calf intervals in free-ranging white rhinoceros?. Pachyderm 61: 191-193
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Africa - Southern Africa
Ecology
White Rhino
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File AvailableChapman, L.A.; White, P.C.L. 2020 Anti-poaching strategies employed by private rhino owners in South Africa. Pachyderm 61: 179-183
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableParker, I.S.C.; Graham, A.D. 2020 Part II. Auctions and export from Mombasa 1960-1978: Elephant ivory, rhino horn and hippo teeth. Pachyderm 61: 161-175
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Africa - Eastern Africa - Kenya
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African Rhino Species
Elephant conservation policies in the last two decades of the 20th century and into the 21st century have focussed on extinguishing commerce in the illegal ivory trade. Yet in Uganda and Kenya prior to this, such policy was not seen as necessary. Despite a strong conservation paradigm from the ve...
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File AvailableParker, I.S.C.; Graham, A.D. 2020 Part I. Policies of confusion 1960-1978: Elephant ivory, rhino horn and hippo teeth. Pachyderm 61: 153-160
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Africa - Eastern Africa - Kenya
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African Rhino Species
The paper reviews official policies on ivory and its possession in colonial Uganda and Kenya and in the immediate post-colonial period. Treating it as a currency, the Governments asserted a monopoly over it, only allowing ownership and trade under licence. However, in ignorance of its role withi...
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File AvailableKiambi, S.M.; Murithi, K.; Waiguchu, G.; Ochieng, K.; Khayale, C.; Kariuki, L.; Omondi, S. 2020 Night census and infrared technology monitoring of a black rhinoceros' population and species competition monitoring to inform management action in Tsavo, Kenya. Pachyderm 61: 131-139
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Africa - Eastern Africa - Kenya
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Black Rhino
We present the results of the 2019 night census of the black rhino (Diceros bicornis) population in Tsavo West National Park, Kenya. A dedicated rhino sanctuary was established in 1986 as part of efforts by the Kenyan government to safeguard the remaining populations of the critically endangered ...
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File AvailableKhayale, C.; Kariuki, L.; Chege, G.; Sibanda, M.; Mulama, M.; Okita-Ouma, B.; Amin, R. 2020 Progress on the Kenya black rhino Action Plan (2017-2021). Pachyderm 61: 109-119
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Africa - Eastern Africa - Kenya
Conservation
Black Rhino
Kenya conserves 75% of the eastern black rhino sub species Diceros bicornis michaeli, which is listed as Critically Endangered by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN, Emslie 2020). The species gradual recovery has been guided by a series of national five-year conservation act...
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File AvailableFerreira, S.; Pienaar, D. 2020 Evaluating uncertainty in estimates of large rhinoceros populations. Pachyderm 61: 97-108
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
Estimates of the numbers of living rhinoceroses inform management interventions. Several techniques assist authorities in obtaining estimates. For large populations, authorities use sample-based methods. Estimates for the number of rhinos living in Kruger National Park (Kruger) make use of sample...
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File AvailableKnight, M. 2020 African Rhino Specialist Group report. Pachyderm 61: 23-42
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Africa
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African Rhino Species
Updated poaching statistics for 2019 are listed in Table 1. Encouragingly overall reported (minimum) poaching levels have continued to decline to 2.09 a day. This represents a 43.5% decline since peak levels in 2015. Since the last edition of Pachyderm was published we have learned about another...
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File AvailableKnight, M. 2020 Rapport du Groupe de Spécialistes du Rhinocéros d'Afrique. Pachyderm 61: 23-42
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Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableSandersen, C. 2020 Comment prévenir l'hypoxie pendant l'anesthésie du rhinocéros d'Afrique (Ceratotherium simum et Diceros bicornis). Thesis presented to the University of Liege, Belgium, pp. 1-40
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Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableThackeray, J.F. 2020 African roan antelope, ethiopian ‘unicorns’ and european medieval art. Digging Stick 37 (2): 17-19
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableBuys, A.; Crafford, J.; Heerden, H. van 2020 Development and evaluation of indirect enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays for the determination of immune response to multiple clostridial antigens in vaccinated captive bred southern white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum simum). Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica 62 (57): 1-8 - https://doi.org/10.1186/s13028-020-00555-x
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Africa
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White Rhino
An overall increase in poaching of white rhinoceros results in captive breeding becoming a significant component of white rhinoceros conservation. However, this type of conservation comes with its own difficulties. When wildlife is captured, transported and/or confined to a boma environment, they...
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File AvailableChapman, L.A.; White, P.C.L. 2020 The future of private rhino ownership in South Africa. Wildlife Research 47 (6): 441-447 - https://doi.org/10.1071/WR20013
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
Sustained poaching over the past decade has led to significant loss of black (Diceros bicornis) and southern white (Ceratotherium simum simum) rhinoceroses across South Africa. Whereas much research has focussed on the heavily targeted state-owned populations, there is little understanding of the...
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File AvailableMiazga, K.; Joubert, J.; Sinclair, M.; Cywinska, A. 2020 Releasing three orphaned white rhinoceroses (Ceratotherium simum) to the Game Reserve in South Africa: rehabilitation, translocation and post-release observations. Animals 10 (12), 2224: 1-15 - https://doi.org/10.3390/ani10122224
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Translocation
White Rhino
White rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) is one of the most famous victims of poachers in Africa. One of the methods for dealing with decreasing rhino numbers is rehabilitating wounded and/or orphaned animals to successfully release them back into the wild. The status of rescued animal differs amon...
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Hain, P. 2020 The rhino conspiracy. London, Muswell Press, pp. i-iii, 1-376
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableMoneron, S.; Brock, B.; Newton, D. 2020 Insights from the incarcerated: an assessment of the illicit supply chain in wildlife in South Africa. Cambridge, Traffic, pp. 1-36
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableAldila, D.; Azizah, N.; Handari, B.D. 2020 Optimal control problem arises from illegal poaching of southern white rhino mathematical model. Advances in Difference Equations 2020, 605: https://doi.org/10.1186/s13662-020-03062-5
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
In this paper, a novel dynamical population model of a southern white rhino with legal and illegal poaching activity is introduced. The model constructed is based on a predator–prey model with southern white rhinos as prey and humans (hunters) as predators. We divide the southern white rhino po...
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File AvailablePohlin, F.; Hooyberg, E.H.; Buss, P.; Huber, N.; Viljoen, F.P.; Blackhurt, D.; Meyer, L.C.R. 2020 A comparison of hematological, immunological, and stress responses to capture and transport in wild white rhinoceros bulls (Ceratotherium simum simum) supplemented with azaperone or midazolam. Frontiers in Veterinary Science 20 October 2020: 1-12 - https://doi.org/10.3389/fvets.2020.569576
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Africa
Conservation
White Rhino
Capture and transport are essential procedures for the management and conservation of southern white rhinoceroses (Ceratotherium simum simum), but are associated with stress-induced morbidity and mortality. To improve conservation efforts, it is crucial to understand the pathophysiology of rhinoc...
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File AvailableUri-Khob, S. 2020 Namibia: protecting rhinos with our community. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2020: 38-39
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Africa - Southern Africa - Namibia
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Black Rhino
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File AvailableDenker, H. 2020 Namibia: Operation Blue Rhino, a game changer. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2020: 37
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Africa - Southern Africa - Namibia
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Black Rhino
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File AvailableKnight, M. 2020 From poaching to Covid-19: what next for our rhinos. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2020: 36
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Africa - Southern Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableNene, L.N. 2020 South Africa: a day in the life of Lawrence Nkosikhona Nene. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2020: 35
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableSwart, D. 2020 South Africa: a surreal Hluhluwe-iMflolozi Park. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2020: 34
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableAnderson, N. 2020 Zimbabwe: keeping a close eye on black rhinos. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2020: 32-33
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Africa - Southern Africa - Zimbabwe
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Black Rhino
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File AvailableSikapite, H. 2020 Zambia: Sharing knowledge, working with our local community in North Luangwa. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2020: 30-31
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Africa - Southern Africa - Zambia
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Black Rhino
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File AvailableLewis, C.; Craig, J. 2020 Why team ZimZam runs the London marathon. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2020: 28-29
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Africa - Southern Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableBrett, R. 2020 Tanzania: how would you imagine a rhino population. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2020: 27
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Africa - Eastern Africa - Tanzania
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Black Rhino
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File AvailablePiroris, J. 2020 Kenya: improving our dogs tracking skills. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2020: 26
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Africa - Eastern Africa - Kenya
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African Rhino Species
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