Sumatran Orangutans Close to Being Wiped Out! If deforestation due to palm oil production continues in Sumatra at the current rate, then it won't be long before this species becomes the first great ape to become extinct in the wild!
Asian Rhinos Javan Rhino (Lesser One-Horned) - Rhinoceros sondaicus -No more than 40 individuals remaining -Probably the rarest large mammal species in the world -Vietnamese sub-species pronounced extinct in 2012 after last individual found poached
Similar to the American alligators but much smaller and completely armored,inclusive belly. Its critically endangered population of perhaps a couple of hundred lives along the ponds and wetlands of the lower Yangtze River.