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Top 10 Largest Land Animals

1. African Elephant
Length: 5 - 7.5 m (16.4 - 24.6 ft)
Weight: 4 - 7 tonnes (3.9 - 6.9 tons)


2. Asian Elephant
Length: Up to 3.5 m (11 ft)
Weight: 2 - 5 tonnes (2 - 4.9 tons)


3. White Rhinoceros
Length: 3.7 - 4 m (12 - 13 ft)
Weight: Up to 2.3 tonnes (2.25 tons)


4. Hippopotamus

Length: 2.7 - 3.5 m (9 - 11.5 ft)
Weight: 1.4 - 3.2 tonnes (1.4 - 3.2 tons)


5 Giraffe

Length: 3.8 - 4.7 m (9.25 - 15 ft)
Weight: 0.6 - 1.9 tonnes (0.5 - 2 tons)


6 Walrus
Length: 2.6 - 4 m (8.5 - 13 ft)
Weight: 1.2 - 2 tonnes (1.1 - 2 tons)


7 Gaur
Length: 2.5 - 3.3 m (8.25 - 11 ft)
Weight: 650 - 1,000 kgs (1,430 - 2,210 lbs)


8 Black Rhinoceros
Length: 2.9 - 3.1 m (9.5 - 10 ft)
Weight: 0.9 - 1.3 tonnes (1 - 1.25 tons)


9 Wild Asian Water Buffalo
Length: 2.4 - 3 m (7.9 - 9.8 ft)
Weight: 700 - 1,200 kgs (1,500 - 2,600 lbs)


10. Saltwater Crocodile

Length: 5 - 7 m (16 - 23 ft)
Weight: 400 - 700 kgs (882 - 1,543 lbs)
African Elephant
African Elephant
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Hippopotamus
Hippopotamus
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Walrus
Walrus

 


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