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African elephant

African elephant

Introduction

African Elephants live in  Savannah grasslands and desert areas of sub-Saharan east and central Africa. Their diet consists of around 225 kg (496 lbs) of food per day and they will drink approximately 50 gallons of water per day. African Elephant is the largest animal walking the Earth.

KEY FACTS

Name African Elephant, African Bush Elephant, Bush Elephant, African Savannah Elephant, Savannah Elephant
Origin Range throughout sub-Saharan Africa and the rain forests of central and West Africa
Size 5 - 7.5 m (16.4 - 24.6 ft)
Female Elephant birth limit 6 babies in her lifetime
Life span 55 - 60 Yrs (Wild) Over 80 yrs (in Captivity)
Weight 4 - 7 tonnes (3.9 - 6.9 tons)
Colors Grey/Brown

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scientific classification

Kingdom – Animalia
Phylum – Chordata
Class – Mammalia
Order – Proboscidea
Family – Elephantidae
Subfamily – Elephantinae
Genus – Loxodonta

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