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Dicerorhinus sumatrensis (Hairy Rhinoceros) is a species of mammals in the family rhinos. It is listed as critically endangered by IUCN and in CITES Appendix I. It is found in the Indo-Malayan Realm. Hairy Rhinoceros is a solitary browser. Individuals are known to live for 420 months and can grow to 1266667 g. Reproduction is dioecious. Hairy Rhinoceros relies on running to move around.

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  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/CITES_I
  • Definition: Appendix I lists species that are the most endangered among CITES-listed animals and plants. They are threatened with extinction and CITES prohibits international trade in specimens of these species except when the purpose of the import is not commercial, for instance for scientific research. In these exceptional cases, trade may take place provided it is authorized by the granting of both an import permit and an export permit (or re-export certificate). Article VII of the Convention provides for a number of exemptions to this general prohibition.
  • Source: https://www.speciesplus.net/#/taxon_concepts/5871/legal
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Hairy Rhinoceros. View this species on GBIF