Family: Leporidae, Hares and Rabbits view all from this family
Description Large ears are pointed and sparsely haired. Slender feet lack dense hair of other Sylvilagus. Large legs. Whiskers are generally black. Large tail is dark above and white below.
Dimensions 372-397mm, 45-60mm, 755-1250g
Habitat Deserts, Scrub, shrub & brushlands, Grasslands & prairies
Range Plains, Rocky Mountains, Southwest, Texas, California
Discussion Occurs in desert brush, near willows along rivers, or in pinyon-juniper woodlands with shrub cover.