Elephas maximus


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Noun1.Elephas maximus - Asian elephant having smaller ears and tusks primarily in the maleElephas maximus - Asian elephant having smaller ears and tusks primarily in the male
elephant - five-toed pachyderm
Elephas, genus Elephas - type genus of the family Elephantidae
white elephant - albinic Indian elephant; rare and sometimes venerated in east Asia
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Asian elephant Elephas maximus habitat use and ranging in fragmented rainforest and plantation in the Anamalai Hills, India.
As it is, The country now has a rapidly dwindling wild elephant population of a distinct sub species elephas elephas maximus found only in Sri Lanka, with a very minute percentage of that, being tuskers.
Este documental cientifico esta producido con fines educativos y tiene como objetivo sensibilizar a los espectadores, especialmente estudiantes, sobre la importancia de la conservacion de la vida salvaje, a traves del entendimiento y respeto por el gran elefante asiatico Elephas maximus (Proboscidea: Elephantidae).