5 SPECIES OF RHINO
There are five species of rhino: white rhino, black rhino, Sumatran rhino, greater one horned rhino (or Indian rhino) and Javan rhino. Due to the demand for rhino horn from Asian countries including Vietnam and China driving an unprecedented level of rhino poaching and loss of rhino habitat, all rhinoceros are facing the very real possibility of extinction, with the black, Sumatran and Javan rhinos listed as critically endangered by the IUCN.
Below are some key rhino facts with more information on a dedicated page for each of the five rhino species. This information about rhinos will help you get to know more about these iconic animals.