Taxon profile


Antelope Jackrabbit
Lepus alleni Mearns, 1890

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Lagomorpha - lagomorphs »  family Leporidae - rabbits and hares »  genus Lepus »  subgenus Macrotolagus

Scientific synonyms

Lepus (Macrotolagus) alleni Mearns, 1890

Other names

= Antelope Jack Rabbit

Least Concern

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Lepus alleni alleni Mearns, 1890 - Allen's Jackrabbit
subspecies Lepus alleni tiburonensis Townsend, 1912 - Tiburon Island Jackrabbit

Links and literature

EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Lepus alleni Mearns, 1890]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Lepus alleni Mearns, 1890]

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