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    • 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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What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

finatic

Date

May 23, 2015 09:14 AM PDT

Description

Riverside County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

anewman

Date

May 23, 2015

Place

Kerr WMA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

May 25, 2015 03:09 PM PDT

Description

Very thin in profile! Ran across the path, tail clearly visible.

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

May 25, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

adpvettech

Date

May 25, 2015 05:30 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

johnwilliams

Date

May 20, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

greglasley

Date

May 25, 2015

Description

DOR

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

greglasley

Date

May 24, 2015

Description

DOR

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

doodlebug

Date

May 19, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

jaykeller

Date

May 23, 2015 12:13 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

greglasley

Date

May 23, 2015

Description

Private property, not open to the public.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

greglasley

Date

May 23, 2015

Description

DOR

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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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