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Meijaard, E., 1996. The Sumatran rhinoceros in Kalimantan, Indonesia: its possible distribution and conservation prospects. Pachyderm 21: 15-23, map 1

Location: Asia - South East Asia - Borneo
Subject: Distribution - Records
Species: Sumatran Rhino

Original text on this topic:
S. Irun, south-east of the Apo Kayan area, Kalimantan. In the Ulu S. Irun (E 115.25 N 1.72) rhinoceros droppings of one animal were found in 1995 by a WWF fieldworker. According to the local people in that area rhinos were occasionally encountered, and also in the same area an army helicopter pilot claimed to have seen a rhino on a river bank.

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