Two male elephants

Title Info
Common name Elephant, African
Scientific name Loxodonta africana
Taxonomic group Elephantidae
Source Dan L. Perlman
Ecosystems Grasslands, savannas
Grasslands and savannas Tropical savanna
Behavior Social
Organisms Animals
Animals Mammals
Date August 01, 2003
Location Tarangire National Park,Tanzania,Africa

Pair of male elephants, Tarangire National Park, Tanzania. Male elephants are excluded from their family groups once they become adolescent and unruly. Sometimes the males live alone, while other times they may pair up with another male and stay bonded for years.