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  • English
    • Eastern Cottontail
  • Scientific Names
    • Sylvilagus floridanus
  • Spanish
    • Conejo serrano
    • Conejo Castellano
  • French
    • lapin à queue blanche
  • Yuto Nahua
    • rowi

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

rjm2

Date

October 18, 2014 01:14 PM EDT

Description

Suburban yard. Juvenile and stock still while I went within 1.5m. 50f and drizzly

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

csavy

Date

October 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

keimwj

Date

September 16, 2014 05:12 PM EDT

Description

16 Sep 2014.
Buckingham Springs, Bucks Co, PA.
Found on a lawn.

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

October 7, 2014

Description

A youngster hiding out from the wind.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

athryn

Date

October 5, 2014 06:00 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Date

October 2, 2014 05:05 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

thewayfarer21

Date

July 1, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

dfwuw

Date

August 22, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

September 21, 2014 07:20 PM EDT

Description

At dusk in my Mom's neighborhood

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

September 19, 2014 06:34 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

fdouglasmartin

Date

September 19, 2014 10:46 AM CDT

Description

This is not a good picture but I was taking my two-year old grandson for a walk and when I saw the rabbit I was trying more to get him to see it than to get a good picture.

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

naturenut

Date

September 19, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

The eastern cottontail (Sylvilagus floridanus) is a New World cottontail rabbit, a member of the family Leporidae. It is one of the most common rabbit species in North America.

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