Elephas Maximus distribution evolution map.svg. Asian elephant range. The
Asian or Asiatic elephant (Elephas maximus) is the only living species of the
genus ... In general, the Asian elephant is sm...
Oct 20, 2009 ... Populations of elephants continue to decline in the wild. Habitat loss, overhunting
and human encroachment are major threats to these ...
Sep 25, 2014 ... Elephants are the largest land animals on Earth, though both African and Asian
elephants are still threatened by human activities.
Since African elephants live where the sun is usually blazing hot, they use their
trunks to help them keep cool. First they squirt a trunkful of cool water over their ...
Elephants will live in almost any habitat that provides plentiful food and water.
Populations are scattered throughout sub-Saharan Africa and the rain forests of ...
Forest elephants, as their name suggests, live in Africa's forests. While they once
inhabited a larger range, they now are confined to the tropical forests of ...
African elephants, the largest land animals on Earth, are found in sub-Saharan
Africa. These elephants live in a range of climates on the African continent, from ...
Of the two species, African elephants are divided into two subspecies (savannah
and forest), while the Asian ... Elephants form deep family bonds and live in tight
matriarchal family groups of related females called a herd. ... Range Map.
The African elephant is the largest animal walking the Earth. Their herds wander
through 37 countries in Africa. They are easily recognized by their trunk that is ...
The largest land mammal on earth, the African elephant weighs up to eight tons.
... social structures of females and calves, while male elephants tend to live in ...