Sylvilagus bachmani Waterhouse 1839 (cottontail rabbit)

Mammalia - Lagomorpha - Leporidae

Alternative combination: Lepus bachmani

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

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

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (3: California collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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