ASIAN ELEPHANT

facts and its adaptations

elephants teeth

  • Teeth- Asian elephants typically go through 6 sets of teeth in their lifetime. Because these elephants are herbivores and eat tremendous amounts of fibrous plants, the constant chewing wears their teeth down

physical adaptation

  • Ears- Asian elephants live in warm tropical areas, but they do not have sweat glads. One way they cool down is by flapping their ears to fan themselves. Their ears are like built in cooling systems.