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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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What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

coffearobusta42

Date

June 1, 2014 04:53 PM PDT

Place

Sugarloaf Ridge State Park (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

beartracker

Date

August 7, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

johnkarges

Date

July 23, 2014 08:23 PM CDT

Description

Adult, one of several, around corrals and savanna grasslands at Davis Mountains Preserve HQ
N30.69903 W-104.11626

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

hfabian

Date

August 11, 2014

Description

Family of 3 near side of North Gate Road.

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

beartracker

Date

August 7, 2014

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What

Black-tailed jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

joetgen

Date

August 12, 2014 02:23 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Black-tailed Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

curiousgeorge61

Date

July 11, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-tailed Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

curiousgeorge61

Date

July 18, 2014

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What

Black-tailed jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

wildaggie

Date

August 11, 2014 05:21 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

superfishy

Date

August 10, 2014 10:44 AM PDT

Description

large black-tailed hare hopping by in woodland

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Jackrabbit (Lepus californicus) Lepus californicus

Observer

penelopegillette

Date

August 10, 2014

Description

long ears, in the oak woodland

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Black-tailed Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

schristel

Date

August 10, 2014 11:28 AM PDT
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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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