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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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Recent observations

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Black-tailed Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

jonahevans

Date

November 23, 2014 11:34 AM CST

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

antnat

Date

November 2, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

greybex

Date

November 8, 2014

Description

two jackrabbits - one was startled from the brush, then a second one. just west of quail springs picnic area.

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No photos or sounds

What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

vnsankar

Date

October 28, 2013

Description

Several observed around the rest area at the Griswold Hills BLM lands at dusk.

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

amnawman

Date

November 8, 2014

Description

Two individuals gathered around a watering spot at IMRS HQ.

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black-tailed jack rabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

sterling

Date

October 11, 2014 03:03 PM PDT

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What

Black-tailed Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

abr

Date

August 7, 2009 12:09 PM PDT

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

beartracker

Date

November 2, 2014

Place

Redway, CA (Google, OSM)

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What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

saguwildcams

Date

September 26, 2014

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What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

saguwildcams

Date

September 26, 2014

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What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

saguwildcams

Date

September 26, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

saguwildcams

Date

September 26, 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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