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Main Characteristics of Elephants

  • Elephants are the heaviest land animals.
  • Elephants have a trunk and tusks.
  • Elephants live in Africa and Asia.
  • There are two African and three Asian elephant species.
  • The African steppe elephant is the largest elephant.
  • Elephants live in savannahs, grasslands, semi-deserts, rainforests, bushlands and swamps.

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