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African elephant males are supposed to be aggressive, hormonal and antisocial. But it turns out they have friendships and can act as leaders.

Elephants are mammals of the family Elephantidae and the largest existing land animals. Adult males enter a state of increased testosterone known as musth. In a population in southern India, males first enter musth at the age of 15, but it is​.

A male elephant can grow up to 4 metres in height and weigh up to 7 tonnes; . At night, the adults form a circle around the calves to protect them from danger.