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  • 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

Observer

carinber

Date

May 4, 2016 07:32 AM PDT

Place

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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jesusvadillo5

Date

July 28, 2015

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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dwbutcher

Date

March 5, 2016

Description

Part of Sunset Park is covered in nature trails. I saw this fella dart across the trail and for the next 30 or so minutes I tried to get a decent photo of him. Finally I was able to with just pure luck.

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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torimwoods

Date

April 30, 2016 10:14 AM PDT

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Date

April 30, 2016

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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sophieparker

Date

April 30, 2016 11:02 AM PDT

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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direbecca

Date

April 29, 2016

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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leslie_flint

Date

April 28, 2016

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

rickwilde

Date

April 29, 2016

Description

Freely running along side the road with no fences keeping it in, looks wild.

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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dpom

Date

April 28, 2016 08:38 AM PDT

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

philipwoodscc

Date

April 23, 2016

Description

Hopped out form under the board walk as we walked on to it.

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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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