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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.

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Black rhino with two elephants
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Wagner 1865 Indian Rhino
Operation Rhino 1992
Cairo Zoo 1908
Bertuch Rhino from Buffon
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Database of Fossil Rhinoceros Species:
Neogene and Quaternary Old World Localities
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Rhino Depictions In Contemporary Modern Art
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The RRC has 26.038 references with 26.018 downloadable PDFs.
Latest References 
Priyambodo et al., 2021. Exploring environmental DNA for barcoding analysis of Sumatran rhino in Way Kambas National Park. 2nd Universitas Lampung International Conference on Science, Technology and Environment EkoAgus research presentation (July 27-28): 14 slides
Naidoo, R. et al., 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,
Kirillova, I.V. et al., 2022. Nonpyrogenic charring of late Pleistocene large mammal remains in northeastern Russia. Boreas 51 (2) April : 481-495, 8 figs., 2 tabs., with supplemental material, https://doi.10.1111/bor.12569
Dalton, D.L. et al., 2021. Rhinoceros genomes uncover family secrets. Nature 159 (11 Nov): 209-210, 1 figure
Meuffels, J. et al., 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 ( 8 (Dec) article 740614: 1-6, 2 tables, https://doi:10.3389/fvets.2021.740614
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