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  • English
    • Black-tailed Jack Rabbit
    • Black-tailed Jackrabbit
  • Scientific Names
    • Lepus californicus
  • Spanish
    • Liebre cola negra
    • Liebre de cola negra
  • Yuto Nahua
    • ruyé

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

robberfly

Date

March 5, 2015

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samjulian

Date

March 5, 2015 01:35 PM PST

Description

3 of them, ran as I tried to get a photo.

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Black-tailed Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

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em_rig28

Date

March 4, 2015 12:11 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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anudibranchmom

Date

March 2, 2015 03:41 PM PST

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Black-tailed Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

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pkleeman

Date

February 28, 2015 02:33 PM PST

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Black-tailed Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

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marsrice

Date

February 27, 2015 08:27 AM MST

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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lonnyholmes

Date

February 26, 2015 09:47 AM PST

Description

Black-tailed Jackrabbit

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Black-tailed Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

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dannywolf

Date

February 22, 2015

Description

Ésta pequeña amiga, en lugar de salir corriendo cuando se percató de mi presencia, optó por agazaparse y quedarse quietecita, consciente de que el color de su pelaje le servía como camuflaje perfecto para confundirse con el medio.

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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kueda

Date

February 22, 2015 08:09 AM PST

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gonzalezii

Date

February 22, 2015 02:07 PM CST

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No photos or sounds

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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kueda

Date

February 15, 2015

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Black-tailed Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

hummer56

Date

October 10, 2014
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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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