Pygmy Elephant The World Smallest Elephant

September 23, 2017

Pygmy Elephant The World Smallest Elephant

Facts
They can be found on the island of Borneo.
Which is located in Southeast Asia

Borneo Island Map How To Get There
  • Get To Capital City Of Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
  • Take A Local Flight To Sabah, Kota Kinabalu or Sandakan City
  • Pygmy Elephants can be seen in Tabin, Lower Kinabatangan, North Kinabatangan, Ulu Kalumpang Forest Reserve and Sabah’s central forests
Size
Height 6.6 - 9.8 Feet
Weight 2.25 to 5.5 tons
Elephant Size
Listed As Endangered Species
Total Population estimated at 1500.

Habitant
Lives in the forests and lowland river valleys

Food
Grasses, Fruits, Palms and Banana Plants

Threats
Loss of habitat due to deforestation
Hunters Seeking Ivory Tusks

 

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