Sumatran rhino Sumatran rhino

Sumatran Rhino

Description
The Sumatran rhino has been on earth longer than any other living mammal
Weight
500 - 960 kg
Population
<80
Current range
Sumatra (Indonesia) and Sabah (Malaysia)
Habitat
Dense highland and lowland tropical and sub-tropical forests
Scientific name
Dicerorhinus sumatrensis
Javan rhino in a river. Javan rhino in a river.

Javan Rhino

Description
The Javan rhino is possibly the rarest large mammal on earth
Weight
900 - 2,300 kg
Population
67
Current range
Java (Indonesia)
Habitat
Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Scientific name
Rhinoceros sondaicus
Hooklipped black rhinoceros pulling a funny face Hooklipped black rhinoceros pulling a funny face

Black Rhino

Description
Black rhinos are the smaller of the two African species
Weight
900 - 1,350 kg
Population
Between 5,040 and 5,458
Current range
Kenya, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Malawi
Habitat
Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands; Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Scientific name
Diceros bicornis
Greater One Horned Rhino in water. Greater One Horned Rhino in water.

Greater One-Horned Rhino

Description
Greater one-horned rhinos are semi-aquatic and often take up residence in swamps, forests and riversides
Weight
1,800 - 2,500 kg
Population
3,550
Current range
India and Nepal
Habitat
Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Scientific name
Rhinoceros unicornis
White rhino lying down in Africa White rhino lying down in Africa

White Rhino

Description
Also known as the Square-lipped rhino, White rhinos are 'mowing-machines'!
Weight
1,800 - 2,500 kg
Population
Between 19,666 and 21,085
Current range
South Africa, Botswana, Kenya, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Uganda
Habitat
Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas and Shrublands
Scientific name
Ceratotherium simum