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  • Italian
    • Minilepre
    • Silvilago orientale
  • English
    • Eastern Cottontail
  • Scientific Names
    • Sylvilagus floridanus
    • Lepus sylvaticus floridanus
  • Spanish
    • Conejo serrano
    • Conejo Castellano
  • French
    • lapin à queue blanche
  • Yuto Nahua
    • rowi
  • Portuguese
    • Coelho-da-Flórida

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Recent observations

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What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

djm

Date

September 29, 2016 05:10 PM EDT

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Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

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michaelskvarla

Date

February 25, 2015 10:31 AM EST

Description

Caught by a red-tailed hawk I flew under a falconry license

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Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

beschwar

Date

September 28, 2016 09:28 PM MDT

Description

This poor rabbit was stuck inside the window of a building under renovation. I saw many urban rabbits in downtown Denver, but only one in a display window. 🤔

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Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

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steveross

Date

September 28, 2016 05:58 PM EDT

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Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

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wildlifedoc

Date

January 10, 2016 09:11 AM CST

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Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

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e_keith

Date

September 24, 2016 08:59 AM CDT

Description

Thornscrub habitats at Choke Canyon SP

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Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

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kielyk

Date

September 23, 2016 12:51 PM CDT

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Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

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sansue

Date

June 14, 2004

Description

Nest with 5 young

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Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

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sansue

Date

May 14, 2007

Description

Immature

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Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

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sansue

Date

August 4, 2007

Description

Nest of 5 young

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Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

mariahewilson

Date

July 9, 2016 09:45 AM EDT

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Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

shaunmichael

Date

September 23, 2016 06:41 PM EDT
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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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