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  • The Asiatic elephant inhabits the forest-lands of India, Burma, the Malay Peninsula, Cochin China, Ceylon and Sumatra.
  • The appearance of the Asiatic elephant is familiar to all.
  • In this respect the Asiatic species differs very widely from its African relative, whose nutriment is largely composed of boughs and roots.
  • The African elephant is a very different animal from its Asiatic cousin, both as regards structure and habits; and were it not for the existence of intermediate extinct species, might well be regarded as the representative of a distinct genus.
  • In size the male African elephant often surpasses the Asiatic species, reaching nearly 12 ft.
 

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