• Javan Rhinoceros

    Although there’s historically been 22 captive Javan rhinoceroses, none are currently captive and the species has never bred in captivity.

  • Javan Rhinoceros

    Following the Vietnam war in 1975, the Javan rhinoceros was thought to be extinct in Vietnam, but was later spotted in the area in 1999.

  • Javan Rhinoceros

    The Javan rhinoceros is a pure, herbivorous browser but was historically a mixed feeder, a more adaptable feeder than other rhinos.

  • Javan Rhinoceros

    The Javan rhinoceros mates between July and November and females become sexually mature earlier than males.

  • Javan Rhinoceros

    The Javan rhinoceros’ scientific name, Rhinoceros sondaicus, comes from Greek and Latin referring to its horned nosed and locality in the Sunda islands of Indonesia.

  • Javan Rhinoceros

    For decades, Javan rhino populations have hovered around 50 animals, the effective carrying capacity of the area which they reside, with an estimated 46-67 alive today.

  • Javan Rhinoceros

    The Javan rhinoceros is one of 5 extant rhino species within the Rhinocerotidae family and has 3 recognized subspecies, though 2 are now extinct.

  • Javan Rhinoceros

    Although the Javan rhinoceros used to roam across a vast portion of Asia, it can now only be found in west Java, Indonesia.

  • Javan Rhinoceros

    The Javan rhinoceros is smaller than most other rhinos as average adults stand 5-6 ft at the shoulder and span 11-12 ft in lenth.

  • Javan Rhinoceros

    As in other ungulates, the Javan rhinoceros’ teeth are lophodont, having transverse ridges on the grinding surfaces.

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