Asian Elephant

Photo of Asian Elephant

Trunk Muscles: Over 100,000 muscles of the face, nose, and upper lip combine to form the elephant’s trunk.

Latin name: Elephas maximus Where: Elephant Reserve Height: Up to 10 ft Weight: Up to 11,000 lbs Lifespan: 47 yrs Habitat: Forest Diet: Grasses, leaves, barks, and fruits Risk Status: Species at Risk (IUCN—Endangered) a close-up of a person’s face Range: Southern and Southeast Asia


Elephant Reserve