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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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Azanza, B. et al., 2004. Los yacimientos de vertebrados continentales del Aragoniense superior (Mioceno medio) de Toril, Cuenca de Calatayud-Daroca. Geo-Temas 6 (2): 271-274, 1 fig, 2 tabs
Kostopoulos, D.S. et al., 2009. The Late Miocene mammal fauna of Samos, Greece – The mammalian fauna and its homogeneity. Abstr. book of 13th Congr. of the Reg. Committee on Mediterranean Neogene Stratigraphy (RCMNS) “Earth System Evolution and the Mediterranean Area", Acta Naturalia de “L’Ateneo Parmense”, Parma: 45 (1): 289-290
Hernández Fernández, M. et al., 2006. Los yacimientos de vertebrados del Mioceno medio de Somosaguas (Pozuelo de Alarcón, Madrid) – Implicaciones paleoambientales y paleoclimáticas. Estudios Geológicos, Madrid; 62 (1): 263-294
Cunningham-van Someren, G.T., 1986. The larger mammals of the Kora National Reserve, with notes on the Sciuridae and Bathyergidae. In: Coe, M. and Collins, N. M., (eds.) (1986) Kora: an ecological inventory of the Kora National Reserve, Kenya. Royal Geographical Society, London, pp. 287-302
Pincelli, M.A., 2013. Gli umanisti e il rinoceronte: passando per Durer. In: Israëls, M. (ed.), Renaissance Studies in Honor of Joseph Connors, Volume 2. Florence, pp. 445-452
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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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