“Extinct” Pygmy Elephants Found Living on Borneo

“A gift exchange between Asian rulers several centuries ago may have inadvertently saved a population of elephants from extinction, according to a new study.

Today a small population of unusually placid and genetically distinct elephants lives in the northeast corner of Borneo…” (National Geographic).

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  1. Abby Levine
    29 Jan 13 at 10.52 am

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