What is the largest land animal in the world?

The largest land animal in the world is the African Elephant. However, it is not the largest land animal ever. In the earth’s 4 billion year history, there have been animals much larger than an African Elephant. The Argentinosaurs is the largest ever land animal ever discovered. It was a dinosaur that lived 97 million years ago in what is now South America. Fossil evidence indicates Argentinosaurs weighed a colossal 88 metric tons. That is more than 30 African Elephants.

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