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Elephas maximus Nagarhole || April 2017.<br />
&fnof;/6.3, ISO 800, 1/640s @ 600 mm. Asian elephant,Elephas maximus Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Elephas maximus

Nagarhole || April 2017.
ƒ/6.3, ISO 800, 1/640s @ 600 mm.

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The Asian or Asiatic elephant is the only living species of the genus ''Elephas'' and is distributed in Southeast Asia from India in the west to Borneo in the east. Three subspecies are recognized — ''Elephas maximus maximus'' from Sri Lanka, the Indian elephant or ''E. m. indicus'' from mainland Asia, and ''E. m. sumatranus'' from the island of Sumatra. Asian elephants are the largest living land animals in Asia.

Similar species: Elephants
Species identified by Mohammed Salman
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Uploaded May 4, 2017. Captured Apr 29, 2017 08:33.
  • SLT-A65V
  • f/6.3
  • 1/640s
  • ISO800
  • 600mm