Sylvilagus aquaticus Bachman 1837 (swamp rabbit)

Mammalia - Lagomorpha - Leporidae

Alternative combinations: Lepus aquaticus, Limnolagus aquaticus, Sylvilagus (Limnolagus) aquaticus

Belongs to Sylvilagus according to Halanych and T. Robinson 1997

See also Kurten and Anderson 1980 and Olson 1940

Sister taxa: Sylvilagus (Limnolagus), Sylvilagus (Tapeti), Sylvilagus audubonii, Sylvilagus bachmani, Sylvilagus boylei, Sylvilagus brasiliensis, Sylvilagus cunicularius, Sylvilagus floridanus, Sylvilagus gabbi, Sylvilagus hibbardi, Sylvilagus leonensis, Sylvilagus nuttallii, Sylvilagus palustris, Sylvilagus transitionalis, Sylvilagus webbi

Ecology: amphibious grazer-browser


• Quaternary of United States (3: Missouri, Tennessee collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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