IUCN threat status:

Critically Endangered (CR)


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Range Description

Home to the Sumatran Elephant subspecies (E. m. sumatranus), Sumatra is thought to hold some of the most significant Asian Elephant populations outside of India. Yet, within the Asian Elephants range, Sumatra has experienced one of the most rapid deforestation rates (Uryu et al. 2010).


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