Taxon profile


Japanese Har
Lepus brachyurus Temminck, 1845

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

Other names

= Japanese Hare

Least Concern

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Lepus brachyurus angustidens Hollister, 1912
subspecies Lepus brachyurus brachyurus Temminck, 1845
subspecies Lepus brachyurus lyoni Kishida, 1937
subspecies Lepus brachyurus okiensis Thomas, 1906

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 brachyurus Temminck, 1845]
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 brachyurus Temminck, 1845]

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