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- Harley, Eric H.; de Waal, Margaretha; Murray, Shane; O’Ryan, Colleen
- Conservation genetics 2016 v.17 no.6 pp. 1285-1291
- Bayesian theory; Ceratotherium simum ssp. cottoni; Ceratotherium simum ssp. simum; endangered species; extinction; high-throughput nucleotide sequencing; mitochondria; mitochondrial DNA; mitochondrial genome; monophyly; nucleotide sequences
- ... The probable extinction of the last confirmed population of northern white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum cottoni) in the world has ignited debate regarding its species status compared to the southern white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum simum). Previous studies, based on partial mitochondrial sequences, have reported conflicting results regarding the species status of the northern white rhinoce ...