†subfamily Leporinae Trouessart 1880 (rabbit)

Mammalia - Lagomorpha - Leporidae

Parent taxon: Leporidae according to M. R. Dawson 1958

See also Kurten and Anderson 1980

Sister taxa: Archaeolaginae, Aztlanolagus, Caviina, Chadrolagus, Dasyporcina, Desmatolaginae, Desmatolagus, Dituberolagus, Gobiolagus, Hydrocharina, Hypsimylus, Lagomina, Lagotherium, Lepoides, Leporina, Lushilagus, Mytonolaginae, Nekrolagus, Nuralagus, Ordolagus, Palaeolaginae, Paranotolagus, Pewelagus, Pliopentalagus, Pronotolagus, Sardolagus, Shamolagus, Tachylagus, Trischizolagus, Veterilepus, Zaissanolagus

Subtaxa: Alilepus Aluralagus Brachylagus Caprolagus Lepus Nesolagus Oryctolagus Pentalagus Pliolagus Pliosiwalagus Pratilepus Pronolagus Romerolagus Serengetilagus Sylvilagus

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (2 collections), Australia (2), Austria (1), Belgium (1), Brazil (1), Canada (9: Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Yukon), China (2), Colombia (1), Cote D'Ivoire (1), Croatia (1), the Czech Republic (3), Egypt (13), El Salvador (1), Ethiopia (5), France (11), Georgia (1), Germany (7), Greece (5), Honduras (1), Hungary (7), Israel (2), Italy (27), Japan (3), Kenya (7), Libya (1), Mexico (10), Monaco (1), Morocco (7), the Netherlands (2), Panama (1), Peru (5), Poland (1), Portugal (2), Reunion (1), Romania (12), the Russian Federation (5), South Africa (23), Spain (21), Sudan (3), Swaziland (3), Tanzania (4), Turkey (1), Turkmenistan (1), Ukraine (3), the United Kingdom (4), United States (243: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, Wyoming), Venezuela (1), Zambia (1)

• Blancan of Greenland (1), Mexico (2), United States (56: Arizona, California, Florida, Idaho, Kansas, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Washington)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of France (1), Indonesia (1), Italy (5), South Africa (2), Spain (1)

• Pliocene of Egypt (1), Greece (1), Hungary (2), India (2), Kazakhstan (2), Kenya (2), Morocco (1), the Russian Federation (2), Slovakia (1), South Africa (5), Spain (4), Tanzania (1), Ukraine (4)

• Hemphillian of United States (2: Florida, Nebraska)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Chad (1), Ethiopia (1), Kenya (1), Mongolia (1), South Africa (1)

• Miocene of China (7), Greece (1), Kenya (2), Moldova (4), Pakistan (1), Spain (1), Ukraine (2), United States (5: California, Nebraska, Nevada, South Dakota)

• Arikareean of United States (1: Oregon)

• Oligocene of United States (1: South Dakota)

Total: 599 collections including 746 occurrences

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