Elephants are called pachyderms, which means "thick-skinned".

Elephant

Elephants are called pachyderms, which means "thick-skinned".

One of the most remarkable things used in place of a hand is the trunk of the elephant.

Elephant

One of the most remarkable things used in place of a hand is the trunk of the elephant.

Elephant with hay

Elephant

Elephant with hay

The African Bush Elephant (Loxodonta africana), the larger species of Loxodonta, is sometimes referred to as simply the African Elephant.

African Elephant

The African Bush Elephant (Loxodonta africana), the larger species of Loxodonta, is sometimes referred…

"Skeleton and Outline of African Elephant (Elephas or Loxodon africanus). fr, frontal; ma, mandible; ma', malar; fi, "finger" at end of trunk; C, cervical vertebrae; D, dorsal vertebrae; D, dorsal vertebrae; pe, pelvis; sc, scapula; st, sternum; hu, humerus; ul, ulna; ra, radius; mc, metacarpus; fe, femur; pat, patella; tib, tibia; fib, fibula; met, metatarsus." -Whitney, 1911

African Elephant Skeleton

"Skeleton and Outline of African Elephant (Elephas or Loxodon africanus). fr, frontal; ma, mandible;…

The Indian Elephant (Elephas maximus indicus) is an Asian elephant, the largest living land animal in Asia.

Indian Elephant

The Indian Elephant (Elephas maximus indicus) is an Asian elephant, the largest living land animal in…

This one-horned rhinoceros is an Asian breed. The skin of an Asian rhino is rougher and more folded than its African counterpart.

Rhinoceros

This one-horned rhinoceros is an Asian breed. The skin of an Asian rhino is rougher and more folded…