Malaysia’s last known Sumatran rhino dies

Malaysia’s last known Sumatran rhino dies

Malaysia’s last Sumatran rhino has died from cancer. With this the species is extinct in the country. The rhino had suffered from uterine tumors since she was captured in March 2014. The country’s only male rhino died six months ago and another female rhino died in 2017. Efforts to breed them naturally failed.

Clara
Clara
Crimson Jester
Crimson Jester 4 months

This is sad.

ConcealCarryProtect
ConcealCarryProtect 4 months

Is it bad I didn't even know this existed??? The world is so vast man...

(Un)Fortunate Son
(Un)Fortunate Son 4 months

We have it’s DNA right? We might be able to clone it in a few years.

porcus
porcus 4 months

All mega fauna are facing extreme pressure on survivability, for a variety of reasons.

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