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Contact: Jennifer Shike
University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences

African Savanna Elephants (1 of 2)

Caption: The savanna elephant weighs between six and seven tons, roughly double the weight of the forest elephant.

Credit: Savanna elephant photo by A. Schaefer

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