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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 Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

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temminicki

Date

January 25, 2015 03:43 AM PST

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Black-tailed Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

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leslie_flint

Date

January 21, 2015

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Black-tailed Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

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sswdemo

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January 21, 2015 08:30 AM CST

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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greglasley

Date

January 20, 2015

Description

The jack rabbit was too close to get it all in the frame; image taken out of vehicle window. After the single shot he was gone in a flash.

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Black-tailed Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

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pepepaulin

Date

March 21, 2013

Description

Entre matorrales de la bajada de sierra San Vicente, municipio de Cuatro Ciénegas, Coah.

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Black-tailed Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

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patsimpson2000

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January 18, 2015 01:19 PM PST

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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dwest

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January 17, 2015 03:36 PM PST

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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greglasley

Date

January 8, 2015

Description

DOR

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San Diego Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus ssp. bennettii

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asemerdj

Date

January 5, 2015 12:03 PM PST

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Liebre cola negra Lepus californicus

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jorgetrevino

Date

January 4, 2015

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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beartracker

Date

December 28, 2014

Place

Redway, CA (Google, OSM)

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Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

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tiwane

Date

January 1, 2015 02:36 PM PST

Description

Sought Burrowing Owls, found Jackrabbit. Other people there said the owls haven't been around as much since the fence was put in -- anyone else agree?

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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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