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6 edition of African elephants up close found in the catalog.

African elephants up close

by Carmen Bredeson

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Published by Enslow Publishers in Berkeley Heights, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African elephant -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementCarmen Bredeson.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesZoom in on animals!
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.P98 B74 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3393270M
    ISBN 100766024997
    LC Control Number2005003328
    OCLC/WorldCa57670168

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    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. African elephants and Asian elephants also differ in head shape. African elephants have rounded heads, while Asian elephants have a twin-domed head, which means there’s a divot line running up the head. Finally, you can look at the tusks. Both male and female African elephants can have tusks, but only male Asian elephants can grow them.

    One of the ways elephants use these tusks is to loosen soil rich in minerals, which they like to eat. Tusk. The upper teeth or incisors are very long in elephants, and make up their majestic tusks. Most male elephants have long, curved tusks. Flexible trunk. The elephant’s trunk is . Ptolemy's force was accompanied by 73 elephants of the African stock. According to Polybius, Ptolemy infantry, 5, cavalry, and 73 war elephants and Antioc infantry, 6, cavalry, and elephants. War elephants. This is the only known battle in which African and Asian elephants were used against each other.


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