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Learn about the size, appearance, life span, habitat, and diet of the African
The African elephant and the Asian elephant are the only two surviving species
of what was in prehistoric times a diverse and populous group of large mammals
African elephants have two opposing extensions at the end of their trunks, ...
Huge fall in African elephant population as poaching crisis continues ... Key Facts
Fun Facts about the African Elephant. Elephants are able to swim for long
distances, Their tusks are of ivory and are actually enormously enlarged incisors.
The African Elephant population that once showed promising signs of recovery,
could be at risk due to the recent surge in poaching for the illegal ivory trade.
Adult African elephants are huge. Males can weigh as much as a school bus!
Even their teeth are big–an adult's molar is the size of a brick. Their huge teeth ...
African elephants are the true kings of the jungle. Come explore some interesting
facts about this huge mammal.
Interesting facts about the behavior and characteristics of the African Elephant.
Includes Habitat, Scientific Name, Lifespan, Diet, Predators and Threats.
There are two types of elephant, the Asian elephant and the African elephant (
although sometimes the African Elephant is split into two species, the African ...