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Last Male Sumatran Rhino Dies In Malaysia

Credit: Wochit News
Published on May 27, 2019 - Duration: 00:42s

Last Male Sumatran Rhino Dies In Malaysia

According to CNN, Malaysia's last male Sumatran rhino has died, leaving behind just one female of the same rare species in the country.

The animal's death was confirmed by the Borneo Rhino Alliance in a statement on Facebook.

BORA wrote: "It is with heavy hearts that we share the tragic news that Tam, Malaysia's last male Sumatran rhino, has passed away." Sumatran rhinos are the world's smallest rhinoceros species, standing at around 4 feet 3 inches high, when fully grown.

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Last Male Sumatran Rhino Dies In Malaysia

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