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    • Loxodonta
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

African Plains Savanna Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

nlaroche

Date

December 8, 2014 08:12 AM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

African Plains Savanna Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

johnnybirder

Date

January 13, 2015 07:40 PM SAST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

vnsankar

Date

July 30, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Good sized herds (upward of 80 at times) observed on Ol Doinyo Lemboro Ranch, in N-Central Laikipia.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

African Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

simon1978

Date

January 10, 2015 03:06 PM SAST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

African Plains Savanna Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

jakob

Date

December 10, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Elephant dung clearly showing the importance of these giants as seed dispersers. The seeds with the 3 ridges are Uapaca sp.

Photos / Sounds

What

African Plains Savanna Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

jakob

Date

December 10, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Very beautiful encounter with members of the same group seen a few days earlier.

Photos / Sounds

What

African Plains Savanna Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

jakob

Date

December 7, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Group of 25+ individuals, including the largest Kasanka bull, which is easy to recognize as one of his tusks is much higher than the other

Photos / Sounds

Dsc_1812

What

African Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

harold

Date

April 1, 2009

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Taken from Skukuza - Lower Sabie Road with a Nikon D90 300mm focal length

Photos / Sounds

What

African Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

ctnash

Date

October 21, 2008 09:06 AM AEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Captive population.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

What

African Plains Savanna Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

kerejoo

Date

November 16, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

simbamangu

Date

November 15, 2014 07:43 AM EAT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

dung by water hole

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

African Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

nick22

Date

November 18, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Description from Wikipedia

African elephants are the elephants of the genus Loxodonta (Greek for 'oblique-sided tooth'), consisting of two extant species: the African bush elephant and the smaller African forest elephant. Loxodonta is one of the two existing genera in the family Elephantidae.

No range data available.