Gallery description : sri lankan elephant

These mammals usually live 55 - 70 years. The top speed it can reach is 40km/h (25mph). Elephant is a mammal that usually inhabits rainforest and flood plains. It has a leather skin type. The diet is herbivore. The average weight is 3,000kg - 5,400kg (6,500lbs - 12,000lbs).

Facts about elephants
NameElephant
PhylumChordata
ColourGrey
Main PreyGrass, fruit, roots
HabitatRainforest and flood plains
Distinctive FeaturesLarge body size and long trunk
ClassMammalia
Top Speed40km/h (25mph)
Skin TypeLeather
FamilyElephantidae
DietHerbivore
OrderProboscidea
TypeMammal
Conservation StatusThreatened
Scientific NameLoxodonta africana
Size (H)2m - 3.6m (7ft - 12ft)
Weight3,000kg - 5,400kg (6,500lbs - 12,000lbs)
KingdomAnimalia
Average Litter Size1
PredatorsHuman, hyena, wildcats
Life Span55 - 70 years
LifestyleHerd
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Description Sri lankan elephant. List of Animals - Sri Lankan Elephant
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