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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

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What

eastern cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

cookebrianj

Date

October 27, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Date

May 25, 2006

Description

Even though it's right on the border of it's range i'd have to say that this is the Eastern Cottontail mainly because of the rusty colored nape and white tail.

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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

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What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

csavy

Date

October 4, 2014

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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

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Square

What

Eastern cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Date

October 2, 2014 05:05 PM EDT

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Square

What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

thewayfarer21

Date

July 1, 2014

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What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

shushengwang

Date

September 26, 2014 02:37 PM EDT

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Square

What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

dfwuw

Date

August 22, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

September 21, 2014 07:20 PM EDT

Description

At dusk in my Mom's neighborhood

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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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