The word rhinoceros is derived through Latin from the Ancient Greek: ῥῑνόκερως, which is composed of ῥῑνο-(rhino-, "nose") and κέρας (keras, "horn

Credit: Lowveld Trust. Black rhinos, Sumatran rhinos and Javan rhinos are "critically endangered," which is the list’s highest risk category. There are 5,055 black …

There are two subspecies of white rhino: the southern white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum simum) and the northern white rhinoceros. As of 31 December 2007, there …