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African elephant

African elephant


African elephants are bigger than Asian elephants. Males stand 3.2–4.0 m (10–13 ft) tall at the shoulder and weigh 4,700–6,048 kg (10,000–13,330 lb), while females stand 2.2–2.6 m (7.2–8.5 ft) tall and weigh 2,160–3,232 kg (4,800–7,130 lb).

1 Species ID Suggestions

Carolina 9 years ago
African Elephant
Loxodonta africana

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1 Comment

Isabela 9 years ago

Beautiful photos!

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Matabeleland North, Botswana

Spotted on Jun 23, 2010
Submitted on Feb 22, 2011

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