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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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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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axeira

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August 28, 2016 07:57 AM EDT

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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tsirtalis

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November 25, 2016 03:52 PM MST

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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dhalter

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June 26, 2016 07:35 AM CDT

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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twatkins

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December 3, 2016 02:15 PM CST

Description

TAMUCC FALL 2017
Found at the Botanical Gardens

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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charro

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June 5, 2016 05:33 PM CDT

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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ehjalmarson

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July 20, 2015 08:43 AM CDT

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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petekleinhenz

Date

April 18, 2015

Description

This jackrabbit had been injured by a predator or a car. I felt bad for him.

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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lonnyholmes

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November 17, 2016 11:47 AM PST

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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lonnyholmes

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November 13, 2016 12:20 PM PST

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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matthewtalmage

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October 12, 2016

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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November 24, 2016 12:07 PM CST

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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ldjaffe

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November 22, 2016 07:43 PM PST
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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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