Elephant Words, That Identify Animals

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The sign for the elephant exhibit was on the outside of a huge concrete building. It read Pachyderms (from the obsolete order of mammals Pachydermata) external link. The word Proboscidean refers to the family of elephants.

Words That Identify Animals external link   •  San Francisco Zoo internal link   •  San Francisco, California   •  (Photo taken in 2007)   •  (Photo posted Wednesday 13 April 2008)   •  © 2008 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #Zoo_01
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