White Rhinoceros or Square-lipped rhinoceros / Breitmaulnashorn (Ceratotherium simum) Karongwe Game Reserve, Limpopo Province, South Africa When you look at this wonderful animal, keep in mind, that poachers killed an unprecedented 1,004 rhinos across South Africa in 2013. Officials announced a 50 percent spike from the previous high of 668 set in 2012. The new record also marks a 4,463 percent increase in rhino poaching over the past decade. STOP that cruelty - nibble fingernails and…
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white rhino skull (reproduction ) //Weighing around 3000 pounds, the name "White Rhino" is actually a misnomer, an incorrect translation of a word that actually means "wide". There are only 5 species of Rhinoceros left in the world and all are highly endangered. They range in Africa, Sumatra, India and Java. The White Rhino is from Africa. Rhinos are an ancient species dating back some 50 million years ago.