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  • Portuguese
    • Elefantes africanos
  • Scientific Names
    • Loxodonta
  • Spanish
    • Elefante africano
  • English
    • African elephants

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Recent observations

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What

African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

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jng963

Date

July 22, 2012

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African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

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aririfkin

Date

October 20, 2011

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Description

Stand off between African elephants and a Jackal

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African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

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bee-elle

Date

October 12, 2014

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African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

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bee-elle

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March 4, 2015

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African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

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bee-elle

Date

October 10, 2014

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African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

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bee-elle

Date

December 28, 2014

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African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

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bee-elle

Date

July 20, 2014

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African Plains Savanna Elephant Loxodonta africana

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caesar

Date

January 29, 2012

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Description

Africa in monochrome

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Observer

leanne8822

Date

August 31, 2011

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African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

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leanne8822

Date

August 31, 2011

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African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

leanne8822

Date

August 31, 2011

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African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

leanne8822

Date

August 31, 2011

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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.