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  • English
    • Desert Cottontail
    • Audubon's Cottontail
  • Scientific Names
    • Sylvilagus audubonii
    • Sylvilagus audobonii
  • Spanish
    • Conejo del desierto
  • Yuto Nahua
    • rowi

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Recent observations

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Desert Cottontail Sylvilagus audubonii

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tiwane

Date

March 30, 2015 09:40 AM PDT

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Desert Cottontail Sylvilagus audubonii

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ladyg

Date

March 31, 2015

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Desert Cottontail Sylvilagus audubonii

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loloscheiner

Date

March 28, 2015 06:52 PM PDT

Description

Cottontail

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desert cottontail Sylvilagus audubonii

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alanrosesia

Date

March 27, 2015 05:53 PM MDT

Description

1. Hind track in bounding gate. Track 4 L x 3 W cm
2. Straddle about 9.5
3. 3 claws about 1.5 cm long
4. Impression of thumb claw
5. Plantar pad approximately circular
6. Track and straddle dims within envelope of cottontail.
7. No other similar pattern found
8. Straddle typical of small mammal.
9. Found in mud near shore of pond. Direction appears to be out of nearby brush. Only track of this type found.
10. Cottontails common to the area and even a den was found nearby.

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Desert Cottontail Sylvilagus audubonii

Observer

finatic

Date

March 21, 2015 09:20 AM PDT

Description

San Bernardino County, California, US

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Audubon's Cottontail Sylvilagus audubonii

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jaykeller

Date

March 22, 2015 08:28 AM PDT

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desert cottontail Sylvilagus audubonii

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asemerdj

Date

March 21, 2015

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Desert Cottontail Sylvilagus audubonii

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direbecca

Date

March 19, 2015

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Desert Cottontail Sylvilagus audubonii

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danielgeorge

Date

March 17, 2015 08:15 AM PDT

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Desert Cottontail Sylvilagus audubonii

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parker_hopkins

Date

March 19, 2015 04:34 PM MDT

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Desert Cottontail Sylvilagus audubonii

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direbecca

Date

March 18, 2015

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Desert Cottontail Sylvilagus audubonii

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dwest

Date

March 15, 2015 07:10 AM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The desert cottontail (Sylvilagus audubonii), also known as Audubon's cottontail, is a New World cottontail rabbit; a member of the family Leporidae.

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