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Dicerorhinus sumatrensis harrissoni

At the beginning of the 20th century, the Bornean form of the Asian Two-Horned Rhinoceros (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis harrissoni), also known as the Eastern Sumatran Rhinoceros, was fairly widespread and common throughout Borneo (the present states of Sabah and Sarawak in Malaysia and Kalimantan, the Indonesian part of the island). Since those times, the subspecies has suffered a serious decline in distribution and numbers throughout Borneo. In the past few decades, poaching and habitat loss have reduced the population of the Eastern Sumatran Rhino, Dicerorhinus sumatrensis harissoni, to fewer than 50 individuals in Sabah; the rhino is no longer confirmed to exist in Sarawak or Kalimantan.

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