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    • Afrikanische Elefanten
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    • Loxodonta
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    • Elefante africano
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    • African elephants
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    • Elefantes africanos

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

conuropsis

Date

August 5, 1991

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Seen along the main road in the park. It was a medium sized herd but don't remember exactly how many were there.

Photos / Sounds

What

African forest elephant Loxodonta cyclotis

Observer

scra88le

Date

June 12, 2016 06:50 PM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Forest elephant - eating on the side of the Djidji river

Photos / Sounds

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What

African elephants Genus Loxodonta

Observer

blackbird

Date

February 26, 2015 04:49 PM CET

Description

The youngest inhabitant in the Elephant house of the Zurich Zoo.

Photos / Sounds

What

African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

bioblogo

Date

March 19, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

African forest elephant Loxodonta cyclotis

Observer

muir

Date

June 4, 2016 08:28 AM ADT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

nikborrow

Date

April 24, 2016 09:41 AM CET

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

birdnerdjosh

Date

August 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

birdnerdjosh

Date

August 20, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

birdnerdjosh

Date

August 19, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

joysglobal

Date

March 28, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Small family of elephants out foraging

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

cedroc

Date

May 8, 2016 08:35 AM EAT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

African Bush Elephant Loxodonta africana

Observer

cedroc

Date

May 10, 2016 04:55 PM EAT

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.

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