10 largest animals on Earth: African elephant
if you talk about extinct ones
titanoboa was the biggest snake
indricotherium was the biggest land mammal to walk the earth
The elephant is the same hieght as two average people standing on each other. It is the biggest land animal
Elephants are my favourite species of all time! I'd never really thought of them being particuarly clean though - doesn't look like it in this shot...but good fun all the same! http://www.arkive.org/african-elephant/loxodonta-africana/image-G113311....