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  • French
    • Lièvre de Californie
  • Scientific Names
    • Lepus californicus
  • Spanish
    • Liebre cola negra
    • Liebre de cola negra
  • English
    • Black-tailed Jackrabbit
  • Yuto Nahua
    • ruyé

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Recent observations

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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beepboop

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April 2, 2016 01:44 PM EDT

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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July 22, 2016 07:41 AM ICT

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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robberfly

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July 23, 2016

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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obaezm

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August 9, 2015 07:14 PM CDT

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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greybex

Date

July 22, 2016 08:36 AM MST

Place

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Description

juvenile - very cute!

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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euproserpinus

Date

May 29, 2016

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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dave-barry

Date

July 17, 2016 06:15 PM PDT

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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fvaldesp

Date

July 21, 2013 09:34 AM CDT

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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xizitro33

Date

July 17, 2016 06:37 PM PDT

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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aredoubles

Date

July 16, 2016 02:59 PM CDT

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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mlodinow

Date

June 13, 2016

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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karinsaucedo

Date

July 10, 2016 10:35 PM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The black-tailed jackrabbit (Lepus californicus), also known as the American desert hare, is a common hare of the western United States and Mexico, where it is found at elevations from sea level to up to 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Reaching a length of about 2 feet (61 cm), and a weight from 3 to 6 pounds (1.4 to 2.7 kg), the black-tailed jackrabbit is the third largest North American hare, after the antelope jackrabbit and the white-tailed jackrabbit. The black-tailed jackrabbits...

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