|Scientific Name||Loxodonta africana pharaoensis|
North African forest elephant, Carthaginian elephant, Atlas elephant
North African Elephant Description
- The North African elephant had become extinct in the ancient Roman times.
- It was thought to be the subspecies of the African bush elephant.
- North African elephants were used in wars in ancient times.
Size and Weight
SHOULDER HEIGHT: 2.5 meters (8 ft 2 in)