Asian elephant


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Asian elephant

Elaphus maximus.
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The visit is part of a tour organised to raise awareness to protect the Asian elephant from extinction.
Linnaeus didn't distinguish between African and Asian elephants," Roca said.
As the first American financial institution to substantially support the campaign for conservation, Wells Fargo confirmed its sponsorship funding and will play a significant role in helping to save the Asian elephant species from extinction.
ARRIVAL: The baby Asian elephant at Chester zoo' TRIP: Kruger has moved
New arrival: the baby Asian elephant in its enclosure at Chester Zoo Picture: PETER BYRNE
From international film stars and Hollywood legends, to jewelry designers and fashion icons, this grassroots movement turned global crusade has corporate and celebrity supporters focused on the future of the endangered Asian elephant.
This is the first time that the Asian elephant, African forest elephant, African savanna elephant, the extinct woolly mammoth, and the extinct American mastodon have been looked at together.
Summary: Moscow Zoo is celebrating the birth of an Asian elephant for the first time in its history.
We have a long-term commitment to the Asian elephant being a part of Ringling Bros.
Chester Zoo's Asian Elephant Survival appeal aims to raise more than pounds 1 million to help Asian elephants.
Clearly, illegal killing and capture of elephants for trade continues to be a major cause for the decline of Myanmar's wild Asian elephant populations," said Sybille Klenzendorf, director of WWF's Species Conservation Program.

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