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Leadership  African Bush Elephant,Geotagged,Loxodonta africana,Tanzania Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

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  1. Such a powerful image. Am I right in assuming this is the oldest female leading the pack? Posted 7 years ago
    1. Yes correct and she was having a good look at us - you can see her tiny baby right behind her as a little grey blob!
      Posted 7 years ago
      1. Wonderful :) Posted 7 years ago
  2. Impressing photo - thanks for sharing it! Posted 7 years ago
  3. Indeed a very impressive shot with nice eye contact! Posted 7 years ago, modified 7 years ago
  4. A dark, almost gloomy atmosphere, yet captivating in its solidness. Posted 7 years ago

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The African bush elephant is the larger of the two species of African elephant. Both it and the African forest elephant have usually been classified as a single species, known simply as the African elephant, but recent evidence has seen the forest elephant classified as a distinct species . Some authorities still consider the currently available evidence as insufficient for splitting African elephants into two species.

Similar species: Elephants
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Anneyoungimages

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Uploaded Apr 18, 2012. Captured Jan 28, 2012 20:11 in Serengeti, Tanzania.
  • Canon EOS-1D Mark IV
  • f/7.1
  • 1/400s
  • ISO200
  • 500mm