Taxon profile


Black-tailed Jackrabbit
Lepus californicus Gray, 1837

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

Other names

= Black-tailed Jack Rabbit

Least Concern

Included taxa

Number of records: 5

subspecies Lepus californicus californicus Gray, 1837
subspecies Lepus californicus deserticola Mearns, 1896
subspecies Lepus californicus magdalenae Nelson, 1907
subspecies Lepus californicus melanotis Mearns, 1890
subspecies Lepus californicus texianus Waterhouse, 1848

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 californicus Gray, 1837]
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 californicus Gray, 1837]

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