Elephants are the largest animals in the world that live on earth. Elephants are also considered the heaviest animals in the world. Usually, the weight of Elephants is up to 10 thousand kg, and the weight of some vast elephants has been found up to 32 thousand kg. The elephant is an herbivorous animal and is found in many forests of India.
Let’s know some amazing facts about elephants:-
At present, there may be only two species of elephants left. Still, different fossils found in the world have shown that about 170 elephants were developed 50 million years ago.
Elephants sleep not by lying down but by standing. Puberty in elephants usually occurs between 13 and 14 years of age.
The trunk of an elephant is a boon that keeps it alive, due to which it can smell the smell of water from a distance of 4.5 km.
Elephants sleep very little during the day. Just 4 hours at most. Elephants often prefer to walk, and they continue to look for food.
The elephant is an animal that cannot hop and has four knees.
Elephants talk at a shallow frequency. They talk at about 10 Hz.
The female elite gives birth to a baby every 4 years.
The height of the newly born elephant is about 83 cm, and the weight is up to 112 kg.
The gestation period of African female elephants is 22 months.
The height of the young African elephant increases to 13 feet, and that of the Indian elephant is 10 feet.