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Sudan at the Ol Pejeta conservancy, June 2010
|Species||Northern white rhinoceros|
Southern Sudan, Sudan
|Died||March 19, 2018 (aged 45)|
Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Laikipia, Kenya
|Known for||Last male of his subspecies in the world|
He was known for being one of only three living northern white rhinoceroses in the world, and the last known male of his subspecies. Sudan was euthanised on March 19, 2018, after suffering from "age-related complications".
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- Khomami, Nadia. "Death of white rhino in Kenya leaves only six animals alive in the world". The Guardian. Archived from the original on December 9, 2014. Retrieved December 7, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- Eyder Peralta (2018) "Sudan, World's Last Male Northern White Rhino, Dies" Archived March 20, 2018, at the Wayback Machine NPR, March 20, 2018. Accessed March 20, 2018.