Udawalawe Wildlife Sanctuary, Sri Lanka
Mother Asiatic elephant, illustrating aggressive behavior because she feels her calf is being threatened (Elephas maximus). She is charging here, notice her pectoral nipples, engorged with milk.
David Behrens (photographer; copyright holder; identification)
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