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Lepus townsendii Bachman 1839 (white-tailed jackrabbit)

Osteichthyes - Lagomorpha - Leporidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 47656

Alternative combination: Lepus townsendi

Synonym: Lepus campestris Bachman 1837 (taxon 161272)

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

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

Ecology: scansorial insectivore