Sumatran rhinoceros now extinct as sole survivor dies of cancer

Sumatran rhinoceros now extinct as sole survivor dies of cancer

The last known Sumatran rhinoceros in Malaysia died Saturday after a battle with cancer, leaving the species officially extinct in the country. There are now only an estimated 80 Sumatran rhinos left in the world, with the species labeled as ’critically endangered,’ according to the World Wildlife Fund (WWF). The rhino named Iman died of natural causes due to shock in her system.

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Saddening, humans are an incredibly destructive species.

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