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Oryctolagus Lilljeborg 1874 (rabbit)

Osteichthyes - Lagomorpha - Leporidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42183

Alternative spelling: Lepus (Oryctolagus)

Synonym: Cuniculus Meyer 1790 (taxon 233822)

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

Sister taxa: Alilepus, Aluralagus, Brachylagus, Caprolagus, Lepus, Nesolagus, Pentalagus, Pliolagus, Pliosiwalagus, Pratilepus, Pronolagus, Romerolagus, Serengetilagus, Sylvilagus

Subtaxa: Oryctolagus cuniculus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore