Lepus alleni Mearns 1890 (antelope jackrabbit)

Mammalia - Lagomorpha - Leporidae

Synonyms: Hypolagus giganteus Brown 1908, Lepus giganteus Brown 1908

Belongs to Lepus according to B. Kurten and E. Anderson 1980

See also Alroy 2002, Schultz and Howard 1935 and Wilson 1937

Sister taxa: Lepus americanus, Lepus arcticus, Lepus benjamini, Lepus californicus, Lepus callotis, Lepus capensis, Lepus ennisianus, Lepus europaeus, Lepus othus, Lepus somaliensis, Lepus timidus, Lepus townsendii, Lepus whytei

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (2: Arkansas, New Mexico collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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