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Looking for amazing facts and informations about Elephants? Below you can discover six curiosities that are real, even if they are weird or funny, so please make sure to vote what you think is interesting!

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Human tongue is made up of eight interwoven muscles, similar in structure to an elephant’s trunk or an octopus’s tentacle.
The largest African elephant ever recorded was found in Angola, rocking in at a massive 24,000 lb (11,000 kg), with a shoulder height of 3.96 meters (13.0 ft), and being at least a metre taller than the average male African elephant! Source
In order to protect themselves from poachers, African Elephants have been evolving without tusks, which unfortunately also hurts their species.
African elephants are found throughout sub-Saharan Africa, where they typically live in plains, woodlands, and forests.
There are two subspecies of African elephant: savanna or bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) and forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis).
African elephants are the largest land animals in the world today.

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